Films byTexts by Parviz Kimiavi
The Stone Garden
Parviz Kimiavi, 1976, 81’

“[Kimiavi] employed an authorial, surrealist, and avant-­gardist style consisting of real people enacting either their own lives or fictionalized versions thereof; the seamless mixing of fantasy and documentary; ironic, humorous, contrastive, and critical juxtapositions of worlds, elements, and s

The Mongols
Parviz Kimiavi, 1973, 92’

“Born in Tehran in 1939, Parviz Kimiavi studied photography and film in Paris and worked at the public television network Office de Radiodiffusion Télévision Française (ORTF), before returning to Iran in 1969.