FARBOD ARDEBILI

 

EDUCATION

BA in Theater Directing.

 

MFA in Dramatic Literature (Full Scholarship)

 

MFA in Motion Pictures Productions (Graduate Assistantship) - USA

 

FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS, NOMINATIONS, AND HONORS (not the full list):

(Only pieces that I have been the  Director and Writer and Music Composer are mentioned below. I have also worked on other projects as Animator and Art director that have participated and won awards at more than 100 Prestigious Film Festivals.)

 

Fellowship Winner at SUNDANCE

 

Fellowship Winner at Taliesin Nexus

 

Nominated for Loup Argenté Award at Festival Du Nouveau Cinema (OSCAR Qualifying Film Festival)

 

Nominated for Best Short Film at Kerry Film Festival

 

Received Honorable mention for best Tv Pilot Episode from American Movie Awards

 

Finalist at Oaxaca Film Festival's Global Script Challenge

 

Winner at Oaxaca Film Festival Industry Partners Program

 

Nominated for Best Art Direction and Best Drama Feature Film and Winner of Best Experimental Project at Action On Film Festival 

 

Nominated for Best Fan Film at Florida Supercon

 

Official Selection of KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival

 

Finalist for Best TV Pilot Episode at Moondance Film Festival

 

Winner of Best Animation and Best Fan Film at Oniros Film Festival

 

Nominated for Best Fan Film at UASIAFF

 

Winner of Silver Remi award for First Feature Film at Worldfest-Houston

 

Winner of Bronze Remi award for Graduate Film at Worldfest-Houston  

 

Winner of Best Animation and Best Music at UM Canes Film Festival

 

Winner of the award of Recognition at IndieFest

 

Nominated at Ozark Shorts Fest

 

Nominated at San Fransisco Global Film Fest

 

Nominated at Humphry Bogart Film Fest

 

Showcased at  Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel/the Oscar Room at an event organized by the University of Miami called Canes' Best

 

Nominated at NOLA - O Cinema Wynwood

 

Started the show at "Iran en art vidéo" and "Projections à la Maison d’Haïti"

AND MANY MORE...

 

PRESS LINKS (not the full list):

 

 - SUNDANCE

 

 - SUNDANCE

 

 - REALLUSION

 

 - RENDEROSITY MAGAZINE

 

 - UNIVERSITY OF MIAMI

 

 - FANBASE PRESS
 

KICKSTARTER (successfully funded):

 

 - KICKSTARTER