Director, screen writer, Producer and researcher, Pouran
Derakhshandeh was born in 1951, Iran. Graduated Form
“X-NIRT’s collage of cinema and television” in 1975.
At the time she began working at NIRT and Produced “Plague”; A
documentary about plague disease in Kurdistan Province. Next
year, she produced a documentary about “Last Wednesday of the year “Ceremony in
some areas of Iran.
In 1978 she director “mineral springs of rah haraz” and a trilogy doc about handicraft in
Kurdistan titled, “Moj, janamaz and sajadeh”, “Nazok kari” and “short –napped coarse
Four episode “syn the tic and natural Fibber” was a research documentary about thread,
worsted cotton, silk and synthetic fiber.
During 1979-1980: Pouran Derakhshandeh Produced “the wheels whirl”. It has a look to
economical and society depression and closed manufactures like Iran National.
A “Shokaran”, focused on addiction 17 episode doc. Difficulties in women /men and
children, drug’s smuggles and its Prevention ways. The production longed from 1980 to
Wrote “Parvin Etesami” for culture and art section of channel 1,”between 1993-1995”. It
focused on Political & Society events of her time.
The series has difficulties and never been completed. Also, she wrote eight episodic
series “That night in the train” directed by Gholamreza Ramezani.
"Wif" women in film
"IFP" independent feature project
" CIFEJ " international center of film for children and young people
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