Born in Tehran, raised around the world. Always in search of new angles to tell stories from.
Name: Maryam Najafi
Lives in: Vancouver, Canada
Company: Mehr Studio
Occupation: Director, Editor and Screenwriter
Unique traits: Looking to always "comfort the disturbed and disturb the comfortable"
Film by Mehr studio Writer/Director/Producer
The Neighbor a.k.a Hamsayeh
Special Jury Mention-Pesaro International Film Festival
Nominated-Neptac Award-Rotterdam International Film Festival
New Currents Award-Busan International Film Festival
Best Actress Award- Cinemanila International Film Festival
MFA-Film & TV- Academy of Art University-San Francisco
BA-Film Studies- University of British Columbia