Iraj Ghaderi

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Iraj Ghaderi
ایرج قادری
Iraj Ghaderi.jpg
Born Amir Iraj Ghaderi
(1935-01-05)5 January 1935
Tehran, Iran
Died 6 May 2012(2012-05-06) (aged 77)
Tehran, Iran
Occupation Film actor and director
Years active 1956–2010
Spouse(s) Kobra Etminan (1954–2012, his death)
Partner(s) Fatemeh Mahmoudi (1950–1953)
Children Zhobin (b. 1950)
Tooraj (b. 1954–d. 1974)

Iraj Ghaderi (Persian: ایرج قادری‎‎)‎ (5 January 1935 – 6 May 2012) was an Iranian film director and actor. Ghaderi was born in Tehran. He briefly studied to become a pharmacist, but soon dropped out. He died in Tehran on 6 May 2012, aged 77.[1]

Life[edit]

Iraj Ghaderi studied in pharmacology but did not finish the program. His artistic career began in 1956 with playing in the film "Intersection Accidents" by Samuel Khachikian. He established the film company "Panorama" with Moosa Afshar in 1963. He, who is often recognized as one of the film makers of the pre-revolution cinema, continued his film making activities with the film "Taraj" in 1985 after the revolution.

Death[edit]

In May 2012, Iraj Ghaderi was admitted to Mehrdad hospital with a deterioration in health due to lung cancer. Shortly after, he died on 6 May. He was laid to rest in Karaj's Behesht-e Sakineh cemetery.

Filmography[edit]

Actor[edit]

  • 2012 Shabake
  • 2009 Pato zamin Nazar
  • 2007 The Trial
  • 2005 Aquarium
  • 2000 Fame
  • 1982 Dada
  • 1982 The Imperilled
  • 1980 Baradarkoshi
  • 1980 Pangolin Savar-e sarnevesht
  • 1979 Hok-me Tir
  • 1978 Kooseye Jonoob
  • 1977 Aci Hatiralar
  • 1977 Back and Dagger
  • 1977 Do Kalle Shagh
  • 1977 Sine-chak
  • 1976 Awake in the City
  • 1976 Rafigh
  • 1976 The Chandelier
  • 1975 Death in the Rain
  • 1975 Shahragh
  • 1975 The Desire
  • 1975 The Target
  • 1974 Ghafas
  • 1974 Mu-Sorkhe
  • 1974 The Doctor and the Dancer
  • 1974 Torkaman
  • 1973 Bi-gharar
  • 1973 Unveiled
  • 1972 Atal Matal Tootool-e
  • 1972 Thirst
  • 1972 Tobeh
  • 1971 For whom the Hearts Beat
  • 1971 Gholam Zhandarm
  • 1971 Jan-Sakht
  • 1971 Noghre Dagh
  • 1971 Restless Hearts
  • 1970 Kooche-Mardha
  • 1970 Wrath of Eagles
  • 1970 Azire Khatar
  • 1969 Oath of Silence
  • 1968 Dashte Sorkh
  • 1968 Separate Beds
  • 1968Shahrahe Zendegi
  • 1966 Leilaj
  • 1965 The Cry of the Village
  • 1965 Branded
  • 1965 Gate of Fate
  • 1965 Dead End
  • 1964 The Girls Mischief
  • 1963 The Cobweb
  • 1962 Incorrigible
  • 1961 A Flower in the Salt Land
  • 1961 Event in the Forest
  • 1960 The Spring of Life


Director[edit]

  • Network (2010)
  • Pato zamin nazar (2009)
  • The Trial (2007)
  • Aqvariom (2005)
  • Cheshman siah (2003)
  • Sam o Nargess (2000)
  • Fame (2000)
  • Tootia (1998)
  • Claws in the Dust (1997)
  • Nabakhshoodeh (1996)
  • Mikhaham zende bemanam (1995)
  • I Want to Live (1994)
  • Taraj (1985)
  • The imperilled (1982)
  • Dada (1982)
  • Baradarkoshi (1980 )
  • Hokm-e tir (1979)
  • Do kalle-shagh (1977)
  • Back and Dagger (1977)
  • Sine-chak (1977)
  • Awake in the city (1976)
  • Bot (1976)
  • Rafigh (1976)
  • The Target (1975)
  • The Desire (1975)
  • The Cage (1974)
  • Bi-gharar (1973)
  • Unveiled (1973)
  • Thirst (1972)
  • Noghre-dagh (1971)
  • Sekke-ye shans (1970)
  • Basatrhaye jodagane (1968)
  • Shahrahe zendegi (1968)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Iranian director Iraj Ghaderi dies". Nabz.com. Retrieved 2012-05-07. 

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