Alex Afshar is an independent movie director, living in Gothenburg, Sweden.
He started his movie career in 2005.
Since then he has directed many short films and he has been involved in many other movie projects as lighting supervisor,
cameraman and editor.
He received an AWARD OF MERIT at The IndieFEST Film Awards 2015 for the short film "The Living Forest" in the US.
In the year 2010 he was a cooperator in arranging an exhibition of the film history's greatest cinematographer Vittorio Storaro, for the first time in Gothenburg and Scandinavia.
In 2012 he started an association called "Film För Fred" (Movies for Peace) together with other young filmmakers in Gothenburg.
They arranged an international film festival for independent filmmakers around the world.
They called their festival "Gothenburg Indie Film Fest" and screened 65 movies from around the world during four days. Alex graduated the master program Curator for film and video at Gothenburg University (Valand Academy) in 2015.
Alex at IMDb