Farhad is a Mexican-Iranian cinematographer and director passionate about conveying raw emotion in his work.

Farhad finds it strange to write in third person. He giggles a little bit.  


Gold Screen - Cannes Young Director Award 2020

Winner - Shiny Awards for Best Music Video - 2020

Nominated - CSC Award for Best Cinematography in a Music Video - 2020 

Shortlisted - Prism Prize Top 20 Music Videos of 2020

Winner - CSC Award for Best Cinematography in a Music Video - 2019

Shortlisted - UKMVAs for Best Alternative Video, International - 2019

MVP Project - Canadian Academy of Cinematic Arts x Prism Prize x RBC Music - 2019

Nominated - CSC Award for Best Cinematography in a Student Film - 2018

Selected Press 



Vogue Italia

Director's Notes

Billboard | MVP

Booooooom | To You Alone


You Wanted A List | Interview

Boooooom | Conclicted/Restricted

Complex | MVP

Exclaim | Conflicted/Restricted

Booooooom | Laura Lémerveil

Vancouver Sun | MVP

Exclaim | Nothing

Shots | The Journey

Ads of the World  | Flirting with Death

Pellicola Magazine | Interview

Preset Factory | Interview

In a Foreign Land | Interview

Canal 14 | TV Spotlight

Using Format