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Aryan Arian

Photographer, Filmmaker, Editor

 

Education

 

Master・s Degree in Cinema, 1995-97

University of Arts (Faculty of Cinema and Theatre), Tehran, Iran

Thesis: Cinema and Poetry.

 

Bachelor・s Degree (B.Sc.) in Film Directing, 1988-95

University of Art (Faculty of Cinema and Theatre), Tehran, Iran

Thesis: Existentialism and loneliness in Antonioni's Cinema.

 

Diploma in Video and Audio Editing, 2003-04

(Avid, After Effect, Photoshop, and Boris) - LaSalle College, Montreal, Quebec

 

Photography Exhibitions Experiences

 

 U.K, London, De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, Solo Exhibition, 2017

 

 Canada, Montreal, Le Musée des maîtres et artisans du Québec, 2017

 

 Canada, Montreal, Queen Art Gallery, Group Exhibition, 2017

 

 Canada, Montreal, Le Musée des maîtres et artisans du Québec, 2016

 

 Canada, Montreal, Art Gallery 411, Soul Exhibition, 2015

 

 Canada, Montreal, Mai Gallery, Group Exhibition, 2015

 

 Canada, Montreal, Mai Gallery, Group Exhibition, 2014

 

 Canada, Montreal, Z Gallery, Group Exhibition, 2012

 

 Belgium, Antwerp, Felix Gallery, Soul Exhibition, 2011

 

 Canada, Toronto, Banu Gallery, Soul Exhibition, 2011

 

 Canada, Montreal, Ctrllab Gallery, Soul Exhibition, 2011

 

 Iran, Tehran, Museum of Nature and Wildlife, Group exhibition, 1998

 

 Iran, Tehran, City Hall Cultural Centre, Soul Exhibition, 1997

 

Film experiences (Director & Editor):

 

 Let the sea wonder (Documentary, HD Video, 17min): Film Editor, 2016

 

 There Is A Garden (Documentary, HD Video, 30min): Film Editor, 2015

     A Documentary-Animation about Islamic regime in Iran and Its damages after revolution.

 

 Goodbye Edna (Short film, HD Video, 12min): Film Director, writer & Editor, 2014

     A dark-comedy about four musicians and a corpse.

 

 The Rooster (Short film, Video, 30min): Film Director, writer & Editor, 2013

 Le Coq (French version) The story of a lonely man who lives in Montréal.

 

 The African-Baluchi Trance Dance (Documentary, Video, 28min): Editor, 2012

     A documentary about a traditional dance and healing in Iran.

 

 The Food Space (Documentary, Video, 10min): Film Editor, 2009

     A documentary about the access to healthy and affordable food in university.

 

 The Final Word (Documentary, Video, 60min): Film Editor, 2008-9

     A documentary about one of the biggest Iranian modern poets named: Ahmad Shamlou.

 

 Forbidden Sun Dance (Documentary, Video, 30min): Camera, Film Editor, 2008-9

     A documentary about a Persian dance and a dance teacher in Montréal.

 

 Wedding Murders (Feature film, Fiction, 35mm, 80min): Film Editor, 2006

     A feature film, which has not yet been released.

 

 Man In Bottle (Animation, 35mm, 5min): Technical support, 2005

     Image and sound effects editing.

 

 The Peacock (Short film, Video, 20min): Film Director, Writer, Camera and Editor, 2004

     The story of a girl who is talking to herself about the society and her roommates.

 

 LA LA (Documentary, Video, 15min): Film Director, Editor, 2001

    A documentary about immigrants who learn French in Université de Montréal.

 

 The End Of The Sea (Short film, 16mm, 15min): Film Director, Writer and Producer, 1998

     A dark-comedy about a routine life in the modern society.

 

 The Blue Room (Documentary, 16mm, 20min): Film Director, Writer and Producer, 1995

     A documentary about one of the biggest Iranian modern poets and painter Sohrab Sepehri.

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 Black (Short film, 16mm, 20min): Film Director, 1992

     When his wife passes away, someone pursues him until he refuges to his friend.

 

 The Land Of The Death (Short film, 16mm, 7min): Film Director, Writer and Editor, 1991

     Every body has a different imagination about his bag when he sleeps in a park.

 

 The Land Of Nothing (Documentary, 16mm, 10min): Film Director, Writer and Editor, 1989

     Life from the birth to death in a few shots.

 

 The Land of Ah (Short film, 8mm, 15min): Film Director, Writer and Editor, 1985

     When a 10 years old boy decides to find his favorite book, he surprise about the story.

 

Other experiences:

 

     - Editor-in-chief cultural & art magazine, ・DIDAR・ in Montreal, 2006-07

 

     - Board member of Nima library association in Montreal, 2001-5

 

     - Manager of Aran Film production in Iran, 1997-99

 

     - Dramatic Expert in Iranian TV& Radio Broadcasting, 1998-9

 

     - Teacher of film-making program in City Hall cultural centre, Tehran, Iran , 1996-7

 

 

 

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