Maryam Sepehri

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  • perm_identity Director Producer Photographer
  • date_range Birth : 1970 April 09
  • school Education : Photography
  • location_city University : Tehran University of Art
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بیوگرافی Biography

Maryam Sepehri left her career as a medical technician to attend Beh-Andish and Tehran Film school successively. She studied editing for a BA and received master degree in photography from Tehran University of Art.

Sepehri’s other activities include writing short stories, research, translating screenplays and collaborating with publications like “Shargh” newspaper, “Haft” magazine and “Zanan(women)” monthly. She received the best filmmaking achievement award from New York, Stony Brook Film Festival for the documentary movie “Thicker Than Paint” in 2015.

Maryam Sepehri joined the Iranian Documentary Filmmakers Association IRDFA in 2014.

Maryam Sepehri
awards Awards and Honors
Mouth Harp in Minor Key Official Selection

Milwaukee Film Festival, USA

Mouth Harp in Minor Key Screening

North Western University, Chicago, USA                                                                           

Mouth Harp in Minor Key

Winner of The Best Documentary and Best Original Music Score

10th Iran Documentary Film Fest 2018
Mouth Harp in Minor Key

Nominated for The Best film and Best Editing

11th Cinema Verite  Iran Intl. Documentary Film Festival 2017
Thicker Than Paint

Achievement in Filmmaking award                                                      

Stony Brook Film Festival, NY, USA 2015
Thicker Than Paint

Nominated for The Best director/ midLength documentary Film

8th Cinema Verite  Iran Intl. Documentary Film Festival 2014
Thicker Than Paint

Winner of Special Cream City Cinema Jury Prize   

Milwaukee Film Festival, Wisconsin, USA 2013
Rain Once Again

Best Documentary Film Award 

1st Soore Intl. Film Festival, Iran 2011
Rain Once Again

Nominated for The Best Documentary Film

28th Tehran Short Film Festival 2011
Little Pomegranate of Desert

Diploma of Honor

3rd Parvin Etesami Intl. Film Festival 2006