Bahman Motamedian
Filmography:
Directing and Screen Writing:
2008, Khastegi (Sex My Life) Feature Film
2006, A Song for the Dying Documentary
2006, Music and Forgetting Documentary
2001, Aquarium Short Film

Screen Writing for Television Series:
2007, Four Homes [Title in Farsi: Chahar Khoone]
2005, Nights in Barareh [Title in Farsi: Shabhaye Barareh]
2005, Dots [Title in Farsi: Noghtechin]
2004, Do Not Enter [Title in Farsi: Vorod Mamno, Mamno]
2003, Under the City Sky [Title in Farsi: Zire Asemane Shahr]
2002, Untitled [Title in Farsi: Bedone Sharh]
2001, Empyrean Police [Title in Farsi: Polise Asemani]
2000, Number 14 [Title in Farsi: Pelake 14]
2000, Magic Light [Title in Farsi: Cheraghe Jadou]
2000, Eternal Train [Title in Farsi: Ghatare Abadi]

Screen Writing:
2006, Left Handed [Title in Farsi: Chap Dast], Feature Film

Awards & Nominations:
Awards the first prize Khastegi (Sex My Life)
(24th Torino GBLT Film Festival 23 - 3 April 2009 / Torino, Italy)

Special citation (Best producer) Khastegi (Sex My Life)
(Asia Pacific Festival of 1st Films/ 4 -10 December 2008/ Singapore)

Brian Award Khastegi (Sex My Life)
(Venice Film Festival / August 27th to September 6th 2008)

The Best Experimental Film Aquarium
(Festival of Nations / 13 - 19 June 2003/Ebensee, Austria)

Silver Bear Aquarium
(Festival of Nations / 13 - 19 June 2003/Ebensee, Austria)

Festivals in which Aquarium has appeared:
- Sonar International Short Film Festival (April 2006 /Florence - Italy)
- 3rd International Festival Signes de Nuit (25-30 April 2005 /Paris)
- Rencontres International Paris/Berlin (18-28 February 2003/Paris)
- Festival of Nations (13 - 19 June 2003 /Ebensee, Austria)
- Rencontres International Paris/Berlin (10-22 November 2003/berlin)
- Victoria Independent Film & Video Festival (1-10February 2002/Canada)
- 25th Open Air Film fest WEITERSTAD (16-20 August 2001/Germany)
- 2nd IndieKINO International film festival (July2001/Seoul, Korea)
- Ajijic International film festival (7-11 November 2001/Mexico)
- Kansas City film festival (7-14 April/U.S.A)

Festivals in which Khastegi (Sex My Life) has appeared:
-24th BFI London Lesbian & Gay Film Festival (BFI) (March 17-31, 2010/ London, England)
-Cinema Digital Seoul Film Festival (CinDi) (August 19-25, 2009 / Seoul, South Korea)
-Chelsea Art Museum (July 15- August 19, 2009 / New York, USA)
-19Th Toronto LGBT Film Festival (May 14 - 24, 2009 / Toronto, Canada)
-24th Torino GBLT Film Festival (23 - 3 April 2009 / Torino, Italy)
- Prague international Film Festival (FEBIOFEST) (26 March-3 April 2009 / Prague, Czech Republic)
- International Contemporary Film Festival (FICCO) (17 Feb. - 1 Mar. 2009 / Mexico, Mexico City)
- Asia Pacific Festival of 1st Films (4 -10 December 2008 / Singapore)
- Festival of 3 Continents, Nantes (22 November - 2 December 2008 / Nantes, French)
- Sao Paulo Film Festival (17-30 October 2008 / Sao Paulo, Brazil)
- Venice Film Festival (August 27- September 6 2008 / Venice, Italy)

Play Directing/ Stage Directing:
1997, Eugene Ionesco’s play Jack or the Submission, Tehran
1997, Eugene Ionesco’s play Maid to Marry, Tehran
1997, Eugene Ionesco’s play The Bald Soprano, Tehran
1995, Eugene Ionesco’s play The Bald Soprano, Tehran

Published Stories:
2010, The Big Overcoat, Short Story Collection (Cheshmeh Publication)
1999, The Sound of Train Whistling, Short Story

Solo Exhibition:
2007, Niyavaran Cafe Art Gallery, Photography, Tehran

Group Exhibition:
1991, Youth Cinema Institute, Photography, Tehran

Educational Backgrounds:
1996, Tehran Azad University, Play Directing, Tehran
1995, Tehran Azad University, Bachelor of Industrial Engineering, Tehran
1994, Experimental Theater Institute, Play Directing, Tehran
1992-1994, Art University, Film Directing, Tehran
1990, Youth Cinema Institute, Photography Diploma, Tehran
1989, High School Diploma, Tehran