Kiumars Pourahmad was born in Isfahan in 1949 and started his professional career in 1973 writing film reviews.
Three years later, he started writing and making films and TV series. His feature film credits include: For the Sake of Haniyeh, Strange Sisters, The Longest Night, and Edelweiss. In 2006, Habib Ahmadzadeh wrote Conversation with the Shadow. Night Bus is his second feature film.