festival-team
Amin Palangi – Artistic Director
Amin is a screen writer, director and producer, and the founder of Palangi Productions. He is a lecturer at JMC Academy, and also the Screen Culture Producer at Information & Cultural Exchange. Amin is an AFTRS graduate and is currently working towards finishing his PhD at the Australian National University. His filmmaking credits include several award winning documentaries and features in Australia, Afghanistan and Iran.

Sanaz Fotouhi – Co-Director & Project Manager
Sanaz is a producer at Palangi Productions. She holds an MPhil and a BA from the University of Hong Kong and has recently finished her PhD on Post-revolutionary diasporic Iranian writers in English at the University of New South Wales. As a producer she has worked on a number of documentaries set in Afghanistan and Iran.

Kosar Palangi – Events Co-ordinator
Bamdad Erfanian & Ali Vaziri – Video Production
Jerome Pearce – Web Developer
Nassim Harandi – Graphic Design
Mahsa Salamati & Constance Foug Barth̩lemy РResearch Assistant
Amadeo Marquez-Perez – Regional co-ordinator
Bita Najafi – Social Media
Cardinal Spin – Marketing