Asghar Farhadi

Asghar Farhadi with his Oscar for best foreign language filmDirector/Producer/Screenwriter
Gender: Male
Born: May 7, 1972
Birthplace: Khomeynishahr, Esfahan, IR
Nationality: Iran

Asghar Farhadi (Persian: اصغر فرهادی‎‎, Persian pronunciation: [æsɢæɾ ɛ fæɾhɑdiː]; born 7 May 1972) is an internationally and critically acclaimed Iranian film director and screenwriter. For his work as a director, he has received a Golden Globe Award and an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, among many other awards. He was named one of the 100 Most Influential People in the world by Time magazine in 2012.