Jahanshah Ardalan


crew4Jahanshah Ardalan is a Kurdish Iranian filmmaker and also a veteran editor of documentaries and commercial videos. He studied film at San Francisco Art Institute. Jahanshah has won numerous awards for “Beyond Words”, his feature length documentary focused on the history of Kurdistan and the ceremonies of the Ghaderi Dervishes.

When we invited Jahanshah to join the team, we never expected that he would fall in love with Leora, Renata and Danielle! He has played an instrumental role in the telling of our story. Jahanshah claims that he sees us a part of a tribe, a tribe of Parthianites


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