Mitra Farahani

Jury of the International Competition

Mitra Farahani is an Iranian artist who studied documentary film directing at the Arts Decoratifs in Paris. Her latest films explore the artistic works of Behdjat Sadr, and Bahman Mohassess in Fifi hurle de joie, screened in Berlin in 2012. She was a Villa Medicis resident in Rome in 2014. She has also worked as a producer, for instance on Jean-Luc Godard's film Le Livre d'image (Special Palme d'Or, Cannes 2018).