logo-mini

Resume

Maryam Firuzi

Email  maryam.firuzi@gmail.com

Web   www.maryamfiruzi.com

(۱۹۸۶  Born in Shiraz, Iran)

 

Education

۲۰۱۶   Post-Graduation in Film Studies, Art University, Tehran. Iran

۲۰۱۳   Graduated in Cinema, Film Directing, Art University, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۰۸   Graduated in Soft Engineering, Azad University, Arak, Iran

۲۰۰۴   Master Certification in Persian Calligraphy, Tehran, Iran

 

Photo Collection

“Me Minus Me”, a photo Collection and Installation, Iran

“Concealment”, Staged Photography, Iran

“Reading for Tehran Street”, Staged photography, Iran

The Day after the Wedding”, Staged photography, Iran

 

Photo Exhibition

(Solo)

۲۰۱۷   “Reading for Tehran streets”, Saless Gallery, Tehran, Iran

 

(Group)

۲۰۱۹   “Focus Iran3″, Art & Folk craft museum, LA, USA

۲۰۱۹   “Experiences in -3″, Etemad Gallery, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۹   “shadows”, Millepiani Gallery, Rome, Italy

۲۰۱۸   KLMP portrait photography, White Box, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

۲۰۱۸   Photo exhibition, Mojdeh Gallery, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۸   “Documentary thought”, Afrand Gallery, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۷   “Unfinished Line”, Tirana National Museum, Albania

۲۰۱۵   Photo Exhibition, No. 6 Gallery, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۵   KLMP portrait photography, White Box, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

۲۰۱۵   “Peace”, Niavaran Gallery, Tehran, Iran

 

Curator

۲۰۱۸   “My steps leave no Trace”, Group Photo Exhibition, Maks Gallery, Tehran, Iran

 

Filmography

“The provisional Death of Bees”, Experimental film, 27 min, Writer and Director, 2017

The Sheltering Sky”, Experimental Documentary, 15 min, Co-writer and Co-director Mehdi Javaherian, 2013

The Straw Feast”, Short Documentary, 17min, Co-writer and Co-director Mehdi Javaherian, 2012

Still at Last”, Short Film, 3 min, Writer and Director, 2011

 

Film Screening

۲۰۱۸   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Solaris Film Festival, Nice, France

۲۰۱۸   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Balkan Can Kino Film Festival, Athens, Greece

۲۰۱۷   “The provisional Death of Bees”, The International University of Paris, France

۲۰۱۷   “The provisional Death of Bees”, ۱۵th International Festival Signs of the Night, Bangkok, Thailand

۲۰۱۷   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Short on Tap Festival, London, UK

۲۰۱۷   “The provisional Death of Bees”, ۱۵th Signes de Nuit International Festival, Paris, France

۲۰۱۷   “The provisional Death of Bees”, ۱۵th International Festival Signos de la Noite, Lisbon Portugal

۲۰۱۷   “The provisional Death of Bees”, Smita Patio Documentary and Short Film Festival, India

۲۰۱۶   “The provisional Death of Bees”, ۳۳th Tehran Short Film International Festival, Iran

۲۰۱۶   “The provisional Death of Bees”, ۷th Iranian Short Film Association

۲۰۱۳   “The Sheltering Sky”, Nahal Student Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۳   “The Sheltering Sky”, Tasvir-e Sal Festival, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۳   “The Straw Feast”, Nahal Student Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۲   “Still at Last”, Nahal Student Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

 

Award

(Photography)

۲۰۱۹   Honorable Mention from Tokyo International Photo Award, Japan

۲۰۱۸   The Alfred Fried Peace Medal, Alfred Fried Photography Award, Vienna, Austria

۲۰۱۸   Finalist, Focus on Iran3, Farhang foundation, Los-Angeles, US

۲۰۱۸   Finalist in Kuala Lumpur International Photo awards, Malaysia

۲۰۱۵   Finalist in Kuala Lumpur International Photo awards, Malaysia

 

(Film)

۲۰۱۷   Best Short Film for “The provisional Death of Bees”, Mediterranean Film Festival Cannes, France

۲۰۱۷   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, ۶th Khorshid short film festival, Bandar Abbas, Iran

۲۰۱۷   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, Action on Film Festival, USA

۲۰۱۷   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees” in Woodengate International film festival, Romania

۲۰۱۷   Special Mention for “The Provisional Death Bees”, Signes de Nuit, Italy

۲۰۱۷   Best Short Experimental Film for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, Binalood Film Festival, Mashhad, Iran

۲۰۱۶   Best Sound, Best Set Design, Best Photography, for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, ۱۳th Nahal Film Festival, Iran

۲۰۱۶   Special Jury Award for “The Provisional Death of Bees”, ۱۳th Nahal Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۶     Nominated for the best short film for “The Provisional Death of bees”, Tehran Short Film Festival, Iran

۲۰۱۳   Best Experimental Documentary for “The Sheltering Sky”, ۴th Khorshid Independent Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۳   Special Jury Award for “The Sheltering Sky”, ۴th Khorshid Independent Film Festival, Tehran, Iran

 

(Academic)

۲۰۱۶   Best Thesis of the Year in Art, “Self-Reflexivity in Iranian Cinema”, Iran

 

Publication

(Photo)

۲۰۱۹   “A Silent Act of Resistance': the hidden tattoo studios of Tehran”, Written by Renate Van Der Zee, Guardian Newspaper, London, UK

۲۰۱۹   ”Yoga in Streng Islamitisch Iran” Written by Renate Van Der Zee, Yoga International Magazine, Netherland

۲۰۱۸   “Tehran Coffee Houses” written by Renate Van Der Zee, HP Magazine, The Netherlands

 

(Article)

۲۰۱۷   “Self-Reflexivity and its Functions in Cinema”, academic article, Journal of Dramatic Art and Music, Tehran, Iran

 

(Interview)

۲۰۱۷   “Dromen Van Vrijheid in Tehran”, by Renate Van Der Zee, Opzij Magazine, Netherland

 

 

Lecture

۲۰۱۸   “Staged Photography”, Photograph Magazine, Tehran, Iran

۲۰۱۴   “Searching for a Possible Relation between Cinema and Photography”, Art University, Tehran, Iran