Film Details

Nomination Category

Achievement in Cinematography


Iraqi-Kurdistan, Turkey

Born in Iran, Touraj Aslani graduated from Tehran Sooreh University with a degree in graphics and film directing. He began to shoot on 8mm film at the age of 14.

Aslani has shot more than a hundred films: documentaries, shorts, animations, features and experimental films, and won Best Cinematography for Bahman Ghobadi’s Rhino Season at the 2012 San Sebastian Film Festival.