Abbas Kiarostami was born on June 22, 1940 in Tehran, Iran. He is a famous director.
He graduated from university with a degree in fine arts before starting to work as a graphic designer.
He then joined the Center for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults, where he started a film section.
He started his career as a Director at the age of 30.
He won 23 awards in 9 nominations.
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