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Farshid Akhlaghi

DOP / Cinematographer, Director

Career Summary

An experienced Film director, DOP/Cinematographer with more than 10 years experience working on different movie genres. During these years I have developed my technical and storytelling skills and also I have participated many national and international film festivals and won awards.


From Music into Silence Trailer

Showreel 2020

Professional Credits

Festivals, Awards, Nominations

  • 2018, Camerimage Film Festival, Poland, Pain is Mine
  • 2018, Krakow Film Festival, Poland, From Music into Silence
  • 2018, Gdansk Film festival, Poland, From Music into Silence
  • 2018, Antenna Documentary Film Festival, Australia, Pain is Mine
  • 2018, Los Angeles Documentary Film Festival, USA
  • 2017, 49th Annual Graduate Film and Television (VCA), Australia, Pain is Mine
  • 2016, Down Under Berlin Film Festival, Germany, The Drowned Dreams
  • 2016, Cinema Verite Film Festival, Iran, The Drowned Dreams
  • 2016, Sydney World Film Festival, Australia, The Drowned Dreams
  • 2014, Color Film Festival, “The Insomniac, Hungary, The Insomniac
  • 2014, Kiev Film Festival, Ukraine, The Insomniac
  • 2012, Golden Apricot film festival, Armenia, Station 44
  • 2011, Third eye film festival, India, Station 44
  • 2011, Sapporo film festival, Japan, Station 44
  • 2011, Exground film festival, Germany, Blind Owl Wedding Hall
  • 2010, Fajr International Short Film Festival, Iran, Blind Owl Wedding Hall
  • 2010, Tehran International Short Film Festival, Iran, Blind Owl Wedding Hall

Professional Memberships

  • Australian Directors Guild (ADG), 2016-2018

Education & Other Accreditation

  • 2017, Victorian College of the Arts, Australia, Master of Film and Television
  • 2007, Azad University, Iran, Master of Dramatic Literature
  • 2004, Azad University, Iran, Bachelor of Dramatic Arts

Special and Technical Skills

Proficient in editing software including Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere & Avid Media Composer Extensive experience of cinematography and working with RED and DSLR cameras Excellent knowledge of colour grading raw camera footage

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