Producer: Simin Farkhondeh

Simin Farkhondeh is an award winning filmmaker, producer, artist, educator and activist. She is currently the Education Director at Democracy Now! Among her films are Caught Between Two Worlds - Iranians in the USA (2010) co-produced with Persheng Vaziri, Who Gives Kisses Freely From Her Lips(2009) a film about temporary marriage in Iran inspired by Cuban Imperfect Cinema, and Ground One an interactive web project about the impact of 911 on the Chinatown community. Simin is a recipient of the Rockefeller Fellowship Award and numerous other awards. She taught Film and Video Arts at School of Visual Arts, Communications Theory at Fordham University, Third World Newsreel and Arab Films distribute her work. She was a long time member of the Paper Tiger TV collective and is a former board member of Deep Dish TV.

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