Sirus Alvand

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سیروس الوند
Sirus Alvand
Sirous Alvand 2013.jpg
Sirus Alvand in 2013
Born Cyrous Alvand
(1950-01-01) January 1, 1950 (age 65)
Tehran, Iran
Occupation Film director, Screenwriter
Years active 1971–present
Spouse(s) Zahra Jenab (m. 1972)
Children 2

Sirus Alvand (also spelled Cyrous Alvand (in Persian: سیروس الوند) is a director and screenwriter who was born in 1950 in Tehran, Iran. He began his career as film critic and screenwriter and directed his debut film Sanjar in 1971. He is among filmmakers of pre-Revolution era who are still working. Some of his films were among box office hits.

In 1993, he won a Crystal Simorgh for best director in the 11th Fajr International Film Festival.[1]


  • Outcry under the Water, 1977
  • Stemming from Blood, 1983
  • Cargo,1987
  • Once and for All, 1992
  • The Face, 1995
  • The Corrupted Hands, 1999
  • The Intruder, 2001
  • Porteghal Khoni, 2010


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