Saman Haghighivand

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img-0255Saman Haghighivand is an Iranian filmmaker who focuses on humanitarian issues. He was recently a runner up in the French Mobile film festival in Paris for his short film “Bon Apetit” which dealt with our perception of the death penalty.  Saman uses his film to confront issues that we all universally face as human beings. From his earlier documentary works such as “Gleam” to his more current short film “Amnesia” Saman always finds a way to find beauty in the human condition.