Armin Isarian was born in Tehran- Iran on 14.April.1970.  he started working as freelance filmmaker since 2003 and his films won more than 25 awards in international and national festivals. Also he has been teaching “movie making” and “screenplay writing” at university and institutes in Tehran.

WORK EXPERIENCE

Film Director

(5 title feature films , 12 title short films, 2 title TV series, more than 150 title TV commercial teasers)

09/2005 – Present
Tehran , Iran


Screenplay writer

(4 title feature films, 3 title short films, 2 title TV series, more than 50 TV commercial teasers)

06/2005 – Present
Tehran , Iran


Film producer 

Jam technology Co. Ltd. (one title high budget documentary project, 3 short films)

06/2015 – Present
Tehran , Iran

Underwater Photography
Jam technology Co. Ltd.  (An exploration Project for untouched bottom of Solomon King’s Throne Lake at north of Iran- “Mysteries of the Lake”)
July 2016- September 2017
Azerbayjan – Iran

 


CERTIFICATES
CMAS one-star diving certificate (05/2016 – 05/2020)

CMAS underwater photography certificate (05/2016 – Present)

SSI underwater photography certificate (05/2020 – Present)

EDUCATION

Bachelor degree                                                                      

Science & Culture University / Tehran                                  
(10/1995 – 05/1999)

Courses / Cinema Movie Directing

Bachelor degree                                                    

Azad University / Tehran

(10/1996 – 05/2001)

Courses / Philosophy, West Philosophy

SKILLS

  • Film directing
  • Film producing
  • Film editing
  • Editing trouble shooting
  • screenplay trouble shooting
  • Underwater photography


VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Instructor / running workshop

Iranian youth cinema society (IYCS)

10/2015 – 12/2015
Tehran , Iran

IYCS

Contact:

Mr. Asgary (education Manager)

+982188802877

Instructor / running film directing mater class

Maktab e Teharn

11/2016 – 02/2017
Tehran , Iran
Achievements

Instructor

Contact:

Mr. Maziar Tehrani (education Manager)

+989123033733

ORGANIZATIONS

Iranian Youth Cinema Society (IYCS) (09/2005 – Present)

Instructor – film directing

 

 HONOR AWARDS

“Mysteries of the Lake”/ Winner best documentary (2019)

Buffalo dreams fantastic film festival- New York, USA 2019

New York, USA

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Winner Special award (2019)

30th Rassegna international film festival- Italy 2019

30th edition , Italy

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Winner Best documentary (2019)

Phoenix international film festival Melbourne- Australia 2019

Melbourne- Australia

“Solomon’s Throne Lake”/Second Award in “History & Heritage” section (2018)

Art&Tour international film festival- Leiria, Portugal 2018

Portugal

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Official selection (2019)

54th Academia Film Olomouc- Czech Republic 2019

54th edition Czech Republic

“Solomon’s Throne Lake”/Winner Best film in “History & Heritage” section (2018)

Terres international film festival- Barcelona, Catalonia 2018

Barcelona , Spain

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Winner Best film (2019)

Varesh international film festival- Iran 2019

Babel, Iran

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Best research (2019)

Varesh international film festival- Iran 2019

Babel, Iran

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Best Critics award (2019)

Varesh international film festival- Iran 2019

Babel, Iran

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Winner Best cinematography (2018)

Cinema Verite International film festival- Iran 2018

13th edition Tehran, Iran

“Mysteries of the Lake”/best film in “Art & Exprience” (2018)

Cinema Verite International film festival- Iran 2018

13th edition Tehran, Iran

“Mysteries of the Lake”/Best research award (2018)

Cinema Verite International film festival- Iran 2018

13th edition Tehran, Iran

“Dreams in the depths”/Best short film award (2013)

international Shanghai film festival. (2013)

China Shanghai

“Dreams in the depths”/Best short screenplay award (2013)

Shanghai international film festival. (2013)

China Shanghai

“Dreams in the depths”/Best short film award (2014)

Tree of life international film festival 2014

Colorado , USA ,

“Dreams in the depths”/Silver award for short film (2014)

IFVA international film festival. Hong Kong (2014)

“Dreams in the depths”/Critics award of Toronto reel Asian (short film) (2013)

Toronto reel Asian international film festival 2013

Toronto Canada

“Dreams in the depths”/ best audience (short film) (2013)

DC shorts international film festival 2013

Washington DC USA

“Dinner time”/Silver award (short film) (2009)

Morocco international film festival 2009

Morocco

“Dinner time “/Diploma of Honor (2009)

Taslim Film Festival. (2009) Tehran

Tehran , Iran

LANGUAGES

Persian

Native or Bilingual Proficiency

English

Professional Working Proficiency