Ayat Najafi

Born in Tehran in 1976, Ayat Najafi studied scenography in his hometown. Since 2000, he has shown his plays to both Iranian and international audiences. In 2003 Najafi founded the Arta Atelier, focusing on an interdisciplinary multimedia approach to theater and directed several experimental shorts and documentaries. In 2005 he took part in the Berlinale Talent Campus, with his short “Move it”. His first feature documentary, “Football under Cover”, won two Teddy awards at the 2008 Berlin Festival.

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LOST WEEKEND - Call for participants

For the 12th Edition of Luxembourg City Film Festival, the FILMREAKTER filmmakers' association, in partnership with the LuxFilmFest and with the support of the Œuvre National de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte,... → More


Join us at Ciné Utopia Wednesday, February 9th at 7:30 PM for this month's LuxFilmLab at Ciné Utopia in the presence of the director, for a screening of Damien Odoul's... → More

Discover the 2022 Young Audiences Programme

IT'S HERE! Discover the 2022 Young Audiences 2022 programme! This year from March 3rd to March 13th, 2022, young cinephiles, parents and teachers will once again enjoy an array of... → More