Abbas Kiarostami

Abbas Kiarostami
1940 - 2016

Abbas Kiarostami  Iranian Director

Abbas Kiarostami passed away on 4th Jul 2016 aged 76. His last relationship was when Parvin Amir-gholi and Abbas Kiarostami have been married 47 years since 1969.


Abbas Kiarostami was previously married to Parvin Amir-gholi (1969 - present).

Abbas Kiarostami had 2 children, Ahmad and Bahman.


Abbas Kiarostami is a 76 year old Iranian Director. Born on 22nd June, 1940 in Tehran, he is famous for The Wild Will Carry Us in a career that spans 1962–present. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Abbas Kiarostami is a member of the following lists: 2016 deaths, Italian-language film directors and French-language film directors.


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Longest Relationship47 yrs, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship47 yrs, 9 mths
Average Relationship Length47 yrs, 9 mths
First Name Abbas
Last Name Kiarostami
Age 76 (age at death) years
Birthday 22nd June, 1940
Birthplace Tehran
Died 4th July, 2016
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Nationality Iranian
University Tehran University
Occupation Text Director, screenwriter, producer
Occupation Director
Claim to Fame The Wild Will Carry Us
Year(s) Active 1962–present

Abbas Kiarostami (Persian: عباس کیارستمی‎‎  pronunciation ; born 22 June 1940) is an Iranian film director, screenwriter, photographer and film producer. An active filmmaker since 1970, Kiarostami has been involved in over forty films, including shorts and documentaries. Kiarostami attained critical acclaim for directing the Koker trilogy (1987–94), Close-Up (1990), Taste of Cherry (1997) – which was awarded the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival that year – and The Wind Will Carry Us (1999). In his recent works, Certified Copy (2010) and Like Someone in Love (2012), he filmed for the first time outside Iran: in Italy and Japan, respectively.

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