Hossein Khandan

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FEATURE FILMS:

 

Writer / Director :┬á┬á ┬á ┬á ┬á ┬á ┬á The Color of Hope┬á – Independent┬á -┬á 2009┬á┬á -┬á Peru / USA

Editor: ┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á ┬á ┬á ┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á Rahim Karim ÔǪ┬á┬á -┬á Farhad Hossain┬á┬á -┬á 2006┬á – USA

Prod Planner / 1st AD     Dances with Dreams  -  Mahmoud Kalari -  2001   -  Argentina

Prod Planner / 1st AD ┬á┬á┬á The Last Stop┬á -┬á Saied Pousti┬á┬á -┬á 2000┬á – USA

Writer / Director┬á┬á┬á ┬á ┬á ┬á┬á Rodell ┬á┬á -┬á DÔÇÖLast┬á┬á -┬á 1995┬á┬á -┬á USA

1st AD / Prod Designer ┬á┬á┬á┬á Sayeh-e Vahshat┬á -┬á P Derakhshandeh┬á – 1994┬á -┬á Germany

1st AD / Prod Planner:┬á Sara (Based on Doll House)┬á – ┬á Dariush Mehrjui┬á -┬á 1993 – Iran

Co-director / Prod Designer – Parvaz Ra Be Khater Bespar – Hamid Rakhshani┬á – 1992┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á Iran

Production Designer                                               Rooze Vagheh                                 Shahram Asadi                    1990                 Iran

1st AD / Production Designer                Fil-dar Tariki                                    Nehmat Haghighi                              1989                 Iran

1st AD                                                                Grand Cinema                                 Hasan Hedyat                 1988                 Iran

1st AD                                                                Gol-e Maryam                                                H. Mohammadzadeh                1987                 Iran

2nd AD                                                                Tasvir-e Akhar                                    Mehdi Sabaghzadeh                1986                 Iran

2nd AD                                                                Shabah-e Kadjdom                                Kianoosh Ayyari                   1985                 Iran

2nd AD                                                                Autobus                                                                Yadollah Samadi                 1984                 Iran

3rd AD / Script Supervisor                           Mardi Ke Ziad Midanest                 Yadollah Samadi                 1983                 Iran

2nd AD / Script Supervisor                           Dadshah                                                                Habib Kavoosh                                1982                 Iran

2nd AD / Script Supervisor                           Veresek Pol-e Piouzi                     Habib Kavoosh                                1981                 Iran

 

VIDEO/HD PRODUCTIONS:

Writer / Director / Camera            A Day On Earth                      Independent                2011    China

Writer / Director / Camera                               If Hafez was Chinese                 Independent                       2010                 China

Writer / Director / Camera                               Shine Home                                    Independent                       2009                 China

Consultant / Editor / Camera                A Persian Bride                                     Saied Pousti                   2007                 USA

Writer / Director / Editor                 A Feast in the Mirror                                Independent                       2006                 USA

Writer / Director                                                    My Dream Came True                                  Independent                           2006                  Argentina / USA

Writer / Director                                                 Memoirs For Beloved:                                 Independent                       2005                 USA

Sohrab Shahid Sales

Writer / Director                                                Chrysalis                                                                Independent                       2004                  USA

Cameraman                                                     I Shall Salute the Sun Once                 Mansoreh Saboori                 1997                 USA

Again: Forugh Farrokhzad

Director / Editor /Camera                                Iranian Heritage Day                        Independent                       1995                 USA

Cameraman                                                     Behind the Scenes: Pari                 Dariush Mehrjui                 1994                 Iran

Cameraman                                                     Behind the Scenes: Hamoon                Dariush Mehrjui                 1991                 Iran

Writer / Camera / Editor                                   Commercial Video Production                Jila Mehrjui                                 1991-4                Iran

 

DOCUMENTARIES / DOCU-DRAMAS:

Writer / Director                                   Saving Pride                  Phoenix TV                  2011     Iran/China

Writer / Director / Camera / Editor         Noora                           Independent                2012    Iran/USA

Writer / Director / Camera / Editor                Another Salute                    Independent                       2009                 USA

Writer / Director / Camera / Editor                Water Writing                 Independent                       2008                 China

Writer / Director / Camera / Editor ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á BellowÔÇÖs Gift┬á┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á Independent┬á┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á 2007┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á USA / Iran

Editor                                                                                True Love on Planet X                Kimberly Katz                       2005                 USA

Writer / Director / Camera                   American Burqa     Independent         2004     USA

Writer / Director / Camera / Editor                Community Art Project:                Independent                       2001-4               USA

Intercultural and interreligious marriage

 

SHORT FILMS:

Writer / Director /Camera/ Editor            Becoming Wine                      Independent                    HD Short               2012

Writer / Director / Camera/ Editor                Silky Eloquence                      Independent                 HD Short                 2011

Director                                                                         Gol-e Gandom                                 IRTV2                  16mm                 1991

Editor / Consultant                                             Shab-e Gharibeh                  J. Ahangarni                16mm                1989

Director                                                                         Nemoneh-e Kharvar                Independent                  8mm                1980

Cameraman                                                        Man Barayeh Jang                  Kanoon                                  8mm                1980

Cameraman                                                        Dars-e Emrooz            Kanoon                                 8mm                1980

Writer / Director                                                   Cart-e Tabrik                    Kanoon                 8mm                1980

 

SCRIPTS WAITING FOR PRODUCTION:

Writer    Hidden Blossoms                                              2011

Writer    Rojin                                                                      2009

Writer    File 707                                                      1994

Writer┬á┬á┬á The Savior’s Vessel┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á 1993

Writer    Qizilbash                                                       1992

Writer    Hasad                                                                     1991

Writer    Raghs-e Atash                                               1991

Writer    Tavalodi Digar                                               1990

Writer    Mehr Banan                                                      1988

 

35mm TV EXPERIENCE:

1st AD / Prod. Designer                               Roozi Roozegari (17 Episodes)                A. Ahmadjoo / IRTV1                 1991

Co-director / Prod. Designer                Kamand-e Khaterat (4 Episodes)               H. Pakravan / IRTV1                1990                 Iran

1st AD                                                                Khak-e Shirin (3 Episodes)                             Kianosh Avari / IRTV1                1981                 Iran

JOURNALISTIC EXPERIENCE: 

Founder / Editor-in-Chief                CinemaIran.com:  an online magazine in English                 1999-11

Reporter                                                 Chicago International Film Festival                                                 1995-07                USA

Reporter                                                 Latino Film Festival                                                                                                1995-07                USA

Film Critic                                    krsi.net: a weekly radio program                                                                2000-06                USA

Film Critic and Reporter                 Khaneh: a monthly Iranian paper                                                   1999-06                USA

Film Critic and Reporter                 Cinema 97:  a monthly magazine                                                          1995-97                USA

Film and Media Editor                 Hamshari: a daily newspaper in Tehran                                1992-94                Iran

Arts Critic                                    Sima-ye Javan:  a weekly magazine                                           1991-92                  Iran

Film Critic and Reporter┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á Jong-e Honar:┬á┬á IRTV2ÔÇÖs weekly cultural program┬á ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á 1989-92 ┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á┬á Iran

Freelance Film Critic                                                                                                                                                                 1986-89                Iran

Freelance Reporter                                Youth Magazine:  a weekly magazine                                           1975-80                Iran

 

 

RECOGNITION AND AWARDS:

Second Prize                                     Silky Eloquence                            Farhang Film Festival                                 2011                  USA

Guest of Honor                    Another Salute                    Noor International Film Fest               2009                 USA

Award of Participation                                                                     47th Cannes Film Festival                 1994                 France

Best Title and Credits                 Cart-e Tabrik                    Fajr Film Festival                                  1980                 Iran

President                                            National Guild of Assistant Directors and Planners                 1992-94                 Iran

 

TEACHING:

HS Teacher of Film Studies                Teda International School                                                2010-11                  China

 

SKILLS:

ÔÇó Film Editing:┬á┬á ┬á┬á8mm, 16mm, 35mm

ÔÇó Digital Editing:┬á Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premier

ÔÇó Photo Editing:┬á ┬áAperture, Photoshop

ÔÇó Camerawork:┬á┬á ┬á8mm, 16mm, HD Video

ÔÇó Languages:┬á Persian, English, Tajik, Chinese