Aryana Farshad, a Persian-born filmmaker, began her higher education in Paris, majoring in French Literature at La Sorbonne, prior to receiving her degree from L'Institut Des Hautes Etudes Cinematographiques in Film Production and Editing. Aryana started work as a documentary editor in France, continuing in Iran, where she received the ABU Award for editing THE EMIGRANT BIRDS and worked with award-winning Iranian and European filmmakers, including the two-time Oscar winner French director, Albert Lamorisse. Aryana was an Associate Professor at the Institute of Film and Television Higher Studies in Tehran where she taught Montage de Film.
GeoPolitical Lectures
and Documentaries

Historical Perspectives / World Explorations

Keynote Speakers