Ali Razi

Ali Razi

Iran

Biography

Ali Razi is one of the Iranian contemporary theater figures. Born in 1978 in Shiraz, Iran. Ali Razi is an independent acclaimed theater and cinema author whose works have been welcomed by different international institutions. He's leading a French-Iranian theater company whose works have been seen in different prestigious venues in France,Iran,Europe since 15 years. On permanent search around documentary and fiction, his first feature documentary film, "Twenty Days That Shook Tehran" (2010), has been selected in numerous film festivals such as Visions du reel, Dok Leipzig, Denver Film Festival, IDFA Amsterdam Film Festival, IDDF Toronto Film Festival, etc. Many of his original projects mix elements of documentary and fiction while exploring relationship between individual and power. His works also interrogates our world through the characters who carry unspeakable wounds, lived by the desire to leave everything to release a prevented future. Ali Razi evokes often the characters who are marginalized from the game. Those who come from different horizons carrying their different languages.

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