Mahmoud Shoolizadeh

Film Director and Producer

 





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Biography:


Mahmoud Shoolizadeh is a film Director, Producer and Screen Writer based in USA. He received a B.A degree in Film Production (Directing) and an M.A. degree in Cultural Affairs Management and has been a film director for over 30 years and made several films. His major activities include directing fiction, documentary, long and short films and movies. Beside directing, producing and editing films, he also undertakes writing the scripts. He is now preparing research materials for a new film project screenplay. He has been the recipient of several awards, including: 

Best Film for his featur film "Noora" at the "49th Taormina International Film Festival", Italy in June 2003. Best Film for "The Prisoner" at the "Hollywood Cinerockom International Film Festival", USA, LA, CA, 2013. Best Film for "The Debt" at the "Moondance International Film Festival", USA, CO, Boulder, September 2014. Best American Film for "Daddy" at the "Toronto World International Film Festival", Canada, Toronto, December 2015. Best Feature Film for the "Daddy" at the "Phoenix International Film Festival", Australia, Melbourne, November 2015. Best Children's Film for "Daddy" at the "Los Angeles International Film Festival", USA, LA, CA, 2016. Best Feature Film for Kids for "Daddy" at "The Kids Film Festival", Spain, Madrid, May 2016. Also the Best Fiction Film for "The Lover" at the "Five Continents International Film Festival", Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, June 2017, Best Story at the "Red Corner International Film Festival", Sweden, June 2017.

Shoolizadeh has played the leading roles in long length movies such as "The Lover of Koochak" and "The Puppet Bride".


He also has written several long length screenplay including: "Two Friends" (2017), "The Lover" co-writer (2015), "Daddy" co-writer (2014), "Poet of Life and Love" (2009), "My Homeland"(2008), "Forgotten" (2007), "The Migration of Love" (2004), and "Noora" (2001) and …...


His long length 35 mm movie "Noora" has been the "Official Selection" in many film festivals and has gotten several awards. "Noora" has sold to more than 40 country for brodcasting in TV channels all over the world too.

Mahmoud Shoolizadeh has been a judge as part of various film festival panel of jurors internationally including: 


1- "Texas Cinemania International Film Festival" 2016 and 2017, Tex, USA
2- "WideScreen International Film Festival" 2015, Miami, FL, USA
3- " Red Dirt International Film Festival" 2014, Stillwater, OK, USA
4- "Amelia Island International Film Festival" 2014, Amelia Island, USA

5- "Gwinnett Center International Film Festival" 2014, GA, USA

6- "StArtFest Film Festival" 2014, Orlando, FL, USA

7- "48 HFP in Jacksonville" 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 Jacksonville FL, USA



*** In 2016 he made his latest feature film "The Lover". It's a very tender love story that will hold your attention until the end of the film. "The Lover" has participated in many International Film Festivals and has got some Awards too, inclouding:

5- Award for the Best Fiction Half-Length Film at the Five Continents International FF, Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, June 2017

4- Award for the Best Story at the Red Corner Film Festival, Sweden, June 2017

3- Award for the Best Poster at the Five Continents International Film Festival, Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, June 2017

2- Nominee for Best Narrative Feature Film at the Barcelona Planet Film Festival, Barcelona, Spain, May 2017

1- Finalist for the Best Fiction Film at the "Davis InternationalFilm Festival", LA, CA, USA, Oct 2016





***In 2015 he made his latest Feature fiction film "Daddy" that has been the "Official Selection" in
many film festivals in 2015 and 2016. This film has received more than 40 Awards and Nominations
so far, including:

"Daddy" Won six (6) Awards at the "Global Independent Film Awards", September 2015:

1- Best Feature Film
2- Best Drama
3- Best Production Design
4- Best Screenplay
5- Best Cinematography
6- Best Original Score

"Daddy" was Nominee in eleven (11) category Awards at the "Global Independent Film Awards", September 2015

Also "Daddy" was Nominee in eight (8) category Awards at "Brasov International Film Festival,
September 2015"

"Daddy" has gotten an Award as the "Best Children's Film" at "The Los Angeles World International
Film Festival", CA, LA, USA, 2016

"Daddy" has gotten an Award as the "Best Featur Film for Kids" at "The Kids Film Festival", Madrid,
Spain, May 2016

"Daddy" has gotten an Award as the "Best Director" at "The Kids Film Festival", Madrid, Spain, May
2016

"Daddy" has gotten an Award as the "Best American Film" at "Toronto World International Film
Festival", Toronto, Canada, December 2015

"Daddy" has gotten an Award as the "Best feature Film" at "Phoenix International Film Festival",
Melbourn, Australia, November 2015

"Daddy" was Finalist for the "Best Screenplay" at the 16th "International Film Festival 2015", CO,
USA.





*** In 2014 he made his short fiction Drama "The Debt" that has been the "Official Selection" in many film festivals in 2014 and 2015 and has got some Awards and has been Nominated for some awards so far, including:


1- Winner of the "Best Film" Award, and

2- Winner of the "Best Lead Actress" Award
at 15th "Moondance International Film Festival, Sep 2014", Boulder, Colorado, USA

3- Winner of the "Best Film 10th Voyage Studios Awards" in 2nd "Flagler International Film Festival, Jan 2015", Palm Coast, Florida, USA

4- Winner of the "Best Supporting Actress Award" in 7th "North Carolina "First in Aviation" State's Global Film Festival Jan 2015", Louisburg, North Carolina, USA.

5- Winner of the "Best Child Actor Award" in 7th "North Carolina "First in Aviation" State's Global Film Festival Jan 2015", Louisburg, North Carolina, USA.

6- Nominee for the "Best Drama Award" in 2nd "Flagler International Film Festival, Jan 2015", Palm Coast, Florida, USA

7- Nominee for the "Best Ensemble cast Award" in 2nd "Flagler International Film Festival, Jan 2015", Palm Coast, Florida, USA

8- Nominee for the "Best in Florida Award" in 2nd "Flagler International Film Festival, Jan 2015", Palm Coast, Florida, USA





*** In 2013 he made his short fiction Drama "The Prisoner". This film has been the "Official Selection" in many film festivals in 2013 and 2014 and has got two awards and has been Nominated for some awards, including:


1- Winner of the "Best Film" Award at "Hollywood Cinerockom International Film Festival 2013".

2- Winner of the "Best Supporting Actor" Award at "Hollywood Cinerockom International Film Festival 2013".

3- Nominee for the "Best Lead Actor" at "Red Dirt International Film Festival 2013" 

4- Nominee for the "Best Supporting Actor" at "Red Dirt International Film Festival 2013"


 

Filmography:


• "The Lover", Feature fiction film (Producer, Director, co-Writer and Editor) 2016

• "Daddy", Feature fiction film (Producer, Director, co-Writer and Editor) 2015

• "The Debt", Short fiction film (Producer, Director, co-Writer and Editor) 2014

• "The Prisoner", Short fiction film (Director and Editor) 2013

• "Falcon's Blood Diamond", Short fiction film (Director, Actor and Cinematographer) 2010

• "Homeless", Documentary (Producer, Director, Writer and Cinematographer) 2006

• "A man Called Brian", Documentary (Producer, Director and Cinematographer) 2005

• "Noora", The long length 35 mm, Feature fiction film (Writer and Director) 2002


• "Studying in the Modern World", The series of films, Documentary (Writer and Director) 1997


• "Culture and Scientific Treasuries", The series of films, Documentary (Writer and Director) 1996


• "Nations Cultures", The series of films, Documentary (Writer, Director and Researcher) including : 

     England, France, Netherlands, Belgium, Ethiopia, Sudan, Senegal, Guinea and Kenya. 1994-1997


• "Religious Toolmaker", Documentary (Producer, Director and Writer) 1991

• "The World Intellectuals", The series of fiction films (Writer and Director) 1990


• "The Textbooks", The series of films, Documentary (Writer, Director and Researcher) 1990


• "One Land, Five Nations", The series of films, Documentary (Writer and Director) 1989


• "A City Surrounded by Mountains", The series of films, Documentary (Director) 1988


• "The Noon of the 10th Day", Documentary (Writer, Director and Researcher) 1988

• "The Bitter Dawn", The fiction film (Writer and Director) 1988

• "Green Faces, Burnt Bodies", Documentary (Writer, Director and Researcher) 1985

• "The End", The fiction film (Writer and Director) 1984 

 

Awards and Nominees: 



65 - Winner of the Best Fiction Half-Length Film for the film "The Lover" at the Five Continents International Film Festival, Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, June 2017

64 - Winner of the Best Story for the film "The Lover" at the Red Corner Film Festival, Sweden, June 2017 

63 - Winner of the Best Poster for the film "The Lover" at the Five Continents International Film Festival, Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, June 2017

62 - Nominee for the Best Narrative Feature Film for the film "The Lover" at the Barcelona Planet Film Festival, Barcelona, Spain, May 2017

61 - Finalist fo the Best Fiction Film for the film "The Lover" at the "Davis InternationalFilm Festival", LA, CA, USA, Oct 2016

60 - Winner of the "Best Children's Film" for the film "Daddy" at the "Los Angeles World International Film Festival", LA, CA, USA, April 2016

59 - Winner of the "Best Director" for the film "Daddy" at "The Kids Film Festival", Madrid, Spain, May 2016

58 - Winner of the "Best Feature Film for Kids" for the film "Daddy" at "The Kids Film Festival", Madrid, Spain, May 2016

57 - Nominee for the Best Picture Faith for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Florida Movie Festival", March 2016, FL, USA

56 - Nominee for the Best Feature Film for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Florida Movie Festival", March 2016, FL, USA

55 - Gold Medal Award for the Best Oreginal Score for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Annual Global Independent Film Awards", 2016, USA

54 - Nominee for the Best Screenplay for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Annual Global Independent Film Awards", 2016, USA


53 - Winner of the "Best American Film" for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Toronto International Film Festival", Toronto, Canada, December 2015


51 - Winner of the "Best feature Film" for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Phoenix International Film Festival", Melbourn, Australia, November 2015


50 - Winner of the "Best Lead Actress" for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival, December 2015, Tampa, FL, USA


49 - Winner of the "Best Lead Actor" for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015

48 - Winner of the "Best Original Score" for the Feature film "Daddy" at the "Global Independent Film Awards", USA, September 2015

47 - Winner of the "Best Cinematographer" for the Feature film "Daddy" at the "Global Independent Film Awards", USA, September 2015

46 - Winner of the "Best Screenplay" for the Feature film "Daddy" at the "Global Independent Film Awards", USA, September 2015

45 - Winner of the "Best Production Design" for the Feature film "Daddy" at the "Global Independent Film Awards", USA, September 2015

44 - Winner of the "Best Drama" for the Feature film "Daddy" at the "Global Independent Film Awards", USA, September 2015

43 - Winner of the "Best Feature Film" for the Feature film "Daddy" at the "Global Independent Film Awards", USA, September 2015

42 - "Daddy" was Finalist for the "Best Screenplay" at the 16th "International Film Festival 2015", CO, USA.

41 - Nominee for "Best Feature Film" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015 

40 - Nominee for the "Best Lead Actress" for the Feature film "Daddy" at "Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival, December 2015, Tampa, FL, USA


39 - Nominee for "Best Independent Film" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015

38 - Nominee for "Best Drama Film" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015 

37 - Nominee for "Best Production Design" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015 

36 - Nominee for "Best Screenplay" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015 

35 - Nominee for "Best Cinematography" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015 

34 - Nominee for "Lead Actor and Lead Actress under 18" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015 

33 - Nominee for "Original Score" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015

32 - Nominee for "Hair & Make-up" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015

31 - Nominee for "Best Costumes" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Global Independent Film Awards", USA September 2015

30 - Nominee for the "Best Film" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

29 - Nominee for the "Best Director" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

28 - Nominee for the "Best Screenplay" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

27 - Nominee for the "Best Art Direction" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

26 - Nominee for the "Best Lead Actor" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

25 - Nominee for the "Best Lead Actress" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

24 - Nominee for the "Best Cinematographer" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

23 - Nominee for the "Best Original Music Score" for the Feature film "Daddy" in "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, September 2015 

22 - Winner of the "Best Supporting Actress Award" for the fiction film "The Debt" in "North Carolina "First in Aviation" State's Global Film Festival", Louisburg, North Carolina, USA, January 2015

21 - Winner of the "Best Child Actor Award" for the fiction film "The Debt" in "North Carolina "First in Aviation" State's Global Film Festival", Louisburg, North Carolina, USA, January 2015

20 - Winner of the "Best Film" Award 10th Voyage Studios" for "The Debt" in "Flagler International Film Festival", Palm Coast, Florida, USA, January 2015

19 - Nominee for the "Best Film Award 10th Voyage Stodios" for the fiction film "The Debt" in "Flagler International Film Festival", Palm Coast, Florida, USA, January 2015

18 - Nominee for the "Best Ansemble Award" for the fiction film "The Debt" in "Flagler International Film Festival", Palm Coast, Florida, USA, January 2015

17 - Nominee for the "Best Film in Florida Award" for the fiction film "The Debt" in "Flagler International Film Festival", Palm Coast, Florida, USA, January 2015

16 - Nominee for the "Best Drama Award" for the fiction film "The Debt" in in "Flagler International Film Festival", Palm Coast, Florida, USA, January 2015

15 - Winner of the "Best Film" Award for "The Debt" in 15th "Moondance International Film Festival", Sep 2014

14 - Winner of "Best Lead Actress" Award for "The Debt" in 15th "Moondance International Film Festival", Sep 2014

13 - Nominee for "Best Supporting Actor" Award for the fiction film "The Prisoner" in "Red Dirt International Film Festival", Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA, September 2013

12 - Nominee for "Best Lead Actor" Award for the fiction film "The Prisoner" in "Red Dirt International Film Festival", Stillwater, Oklahoma, USA, September 2013

11 - "Honorable Mention" Jury Award for "The Prisoner" in "Indie Fest USA International Film Festival", October 2013

10 - Winner of "Best short fiction film" Award for "The Prisoner" in "Hollywood Cinerockom International Film Festival", October 2013

9 - Winner of "Best Supporting Actor" Award for "The Prisoner" in "Hollywood Cinerockom International Film Festival", October 2013

8 - Winner of "Best Director" Award for the documentary film "A man called Brian" in 2nd Festival of TV production of IRIB, Foreign Bureau, Tehran, August 2004

7 - Winner of "Best Film" Award of the audience for the feature film "Noora" in "49th International Film Festival of Taormina" in Italy, June 2003

6 - Winner of "Best Director" Award for the feature film "Noora" in the 4th Cima Festival (National TV) Tehran, October 2003

5 - Winner of "Best Film" Award for the feature Film "Noora" in 3rd "Azra Film Festival", Tehran, October 2003

4 - Winner of "Best Set design" Award for the feature film "Noora" in "6th Iranian Cinema Film Festival" , Tehran, September 2002

3 - Winner of "Best original feature film Music" Award for the feature film "Noora" in 6th Iran Cinema Film Festival, Tehran, September 2002

2 - Winner of "Best Child actress" Award for the feature film "Noora" in the "16th International Children and youth film festival Isfahan", October 2001 

1 - "Honorable Mention" Jury Award for the feature film "Noora" in the "16th International Children Film Festival", Isfahan, October 2001

 

International Film Festival participations: 



94 - "Official Selection": at the "Coastal Georgia Film Festival" for the film "The Lover", St. Mary, GA, USA, June 2017


93 - "Official Selection": at the "Barcelona Planet Film Festival" for the film "The Lover", Barcelona, Spain, May 2017


92 - "Official Selection": at the "Red Corner International Film Festival" for the film "The Lover", Borgholm, Sweden, July 2017


91 - "Official Selection": at the "Phoenix International Film Festival Melbourne" for the film "The
Lover", Melbourne, Australia, March 2017

90 - "Official Selection": at the "UK Screen One International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", London, United Kingdom, March 2017

89 - "Official Selection": at the "Cosmic Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", City Walk, Orlando, Florida, USA, February 2017

88 - "Official Selection": at the "Los Angeles CineFest International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", Santa Monica, CA, USA, January 2017

87 - "Official Selection": at the " Mediterranean Film Festival" (MedFF), for the film "The Lover", in
the Sicily, the largest Mediterranean island of Italy, 2017

86 - "Official Selection": at The "14th Central Michigan International Film Festival 2017", for the film "The Lover", Michigan, USA, February 2017

85 - "Official Selection": at the "15th Broadway International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", LA, USA., Aug 2016

84 - "Official Selection": at the "Feel the Reel International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", Glasgow, United Kingdom, Sep 2016

83 - "Official Selection": at the "17th Woodstock Museum International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", Woodstock, NY, USA, Sep 2016

82 - "Official Selection": at the "IndieWise Virtual International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover" , Miami, Florida, USA, Sept 2016

81 - "Official Selection": at the "Indigo Moon International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover",
Fayetteville, NC, USA, Oct 7-9, 2016

80 - "Official Selection": at the "Davis International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", Davice, California, USA, October 2016

79 - "Official Selection": at the "10th El Ojo Cojo International Film Festival", for the film "The Lover", Madrid, Spain. November 2016

78 - "Official Selection": at the "Tampa Bay Underground Film Festival", for the film "The Lover",
Tampa, Florida, USA, December 2016


77 - "Official Selection": at the "Los Angeles World International Film Festival", for the film "Daddy", LA, CA, USA, April 2016

76 - "Official Selection": at the "Reykjavik World International Film Festival", for the feature film "Daddy", Reykjavik, Iceland, April 2016

75 - "Official Selection": at the "WideScreen Film & Music Video Festival", Florida, Miami, USA, for the Trailer of the film "The Debt", March 2016 

74 - . "Official Selection": at the "Florida Movie Festival", Casselberry, FL, USA, for the film "Daddy", March 2016 

73 - . "Official Selection": at the "Coastal Georgia Film Alliance Filmfest", St. Marys, GA, USA, for the film "Daddy", Feb 2016

72 - . "Official Selection": at the "The Kids Film Festival", Madrid, Spain, for the film "Daddy", May 2016 

71 - . "Official Selection": at the "High Desert International Film Festival", Nevada, USA, May 2016 

70 - • "Official Selection": at the "The Strange Film Awards", USA, for the feature film "Daddy", November 2015


69 - • "Official Selection": at the "Singapore World International Film Festival", Singapour, for the feature film "Daddy", December 2015

68 - • "Official Selection": at the "Barcelona Planet Film Festival", Barcelona, Spain, for the feature film "Daddy", December 2015

67 - • "Official Selection": at the "CineFest Global Film Festival", Houston, USA, for the feature film "Daddy", November 2015


66 - • "Official Selection": at the "Melbourn World International Film Festival", Melbourn, Australia, for the feature film "Daddy", December 2015


65 - • "Official Selection": at the "Tampa Bay Underground International Film Festival", Tampa, USA, for the feature film "Daddy", December 2015


64 - • "Official Selection": at the "Phoenix International Film Festival", Melbourn, Australia, for the feature film "Daddy", November 2015


63 - • "Official Selection": at the "Toronto World International Film Festival", Toronto, Canada, for the feature film "Daddy", December 2015


62 - • "Official Selection": at the "CinemAvvenire International Film Festival", Rome, Italy, for the feature film "Daddy", December 2015

61 - • "Official Selection": at the "Kinolit International Film Festival", Moscow, Russia, for the feature film "Daddy", December 2015

60 - • "Official Selection": at the "Miami Independent Film Festival", Miami, FL, USA, for the feature film "Daddy", September 2015

59 - • "Official Selection": at the "Red Dirt International Film Festival", Stillwater, OK, USA, for the feature film "Daddy", October 2015

58 - • "Official Selection": at the "Global Independent Film Awards", LA, CA, USA, for the feature film "Daddy", July 2015

57 - • "Official Selection": at the "Los Angeles CineFest Film Festival", for the feature film "Daddy", LA, CA, USA, August 2015

56 - • "Official Selection": at the "The Boonies International Film Festival", for the feature film "Daddy", North Pennsylvania, USA, August 2015

55 - • "Official Selection": at the "Gig Harbor International Film Festival", Gig Harbor, WA, USA, for the fiction film "Daddy" October 2015

54 - • "Official Selection": at the "IndieFest International Film Festival", Houston, TX, USA, for the fiction film "Daddy" September 2015

53 - • "Official Selection": at the "Brasov International Film Festival", Brasov, Romania, for the fiction film "Daddy" September 2015

52- • "Official Selection": at the "Gwinnett Center International Film Festival", Duluth, Georgia, USA, for fiction film "The Debt" August 2015

51 - • "Official Selection": at the "Portland Rising International Film Festival", Portland, Oregon, USA, for the fiction film "Daddy" August 2015

50 - • "Official Selection": at the "Jerome Indie International Film & Music Festival", Tempe, Arizona, USA, for the fiction film "Daddy" September 2015

49 - • "Official Selection": at the "Rendezvous International Film Festival", Amelia Islan, Fernandina Beach, FL, USA, for the fiction film "The Debt" June 2015

48 - • "Official Selection": at the "The People International Film Festival", Harlem, New York, USA, for the fiction film "The Debt" May 2015

47 - • "Official Selection": at the "Nielsen Review International Film Festival", New York, USA, for the fiction film "The Debt" January 2015

46 - • "Official Selection" : at the "North Carolina "First in Aviation" State's Global Film Festival",for the fiction film "The Debt", Louisburg, North Carolina, USA, January 2015

45 - • "Official Selection": at the "Borrego Springs International Film Festival", Borrego Springs, California, USA, for the fiction film "The Debt" Jan 2015

44 - • "Official Selection": at the "Flagler International Film Festival", Palm Coast, Florida, USA, foe the fiction film "The Debt" Jan 2015

43 - • "Official Selection": at the "Jumpthecut International Film Festival", for the fiction film "The Debt" Jan 2015, Singapore

42 - • "Official Selection": at the "Moondance International Film Festival", for the fiction film "The Debt" Sep 2014, Boulder, Colorado, USA 

41 - • "Official Selection": at the "Columbia Gorge International Film Festival", for the fiction film "The Debt" Aug 2014, Vancouver, WA, USA 

40 - • "Official Selection": at the "CineFest Global International Film Festival", for the fiction film "The Debt" Oct 2014, USA, shown in 10 Cities in USA and 10 Countries 

39 - • "Official Selection": at the "Mount Vernon International Film Festival", for the fiction film "The Debt" Sep 2014, New York, USA. 

38 - • "Official Selection": at the "Golden Orchid International Film Festival", for the fiction film "The Debt" Sep 2014", State University, Pennsylvania, USA 

37 - • "Official Selection": at the "Bayou City Inspirational Film Festival, for the fiction film "The Debt" Oct 2014", Houston, TX, USA. 

36 - • "Official Selection": at the "UnderFunded International Film Festival, for the fiction film "The Debt" Sep 2014", Provo, Utah, USA. 

35 - • "Official Selection": at the "Oregon Underground International Film Festival", for the fiction film "The Debt", Nov 2014", Oregon, USA 

34 - • "Official Selection": at the "Lucerne International Film Festival, Switzerland, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Oct 2014

33 - • "Official Selection": at the "Amelia Island International Film Festival, FL, USA, for the fiction film"The Prisoner" Feb 2014

32 - • "Official Selection": at the "Cannes Cinerockom International Film Festival, Cannes, for the fiction film"The Prisoner" May 2014

31 - • "Official Selection": at the "Hong Kong Cinerockom International Film Festival, Hong Kong for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Dec 2013

30 - • "Official Selection": at the "Hollywood Cinerockom International Film Festival, CA, LA, USA, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Oct 2013

29 - • "Official Selection": at the "East Lansing International Film Festival, MI, USA, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Nov 2013

28 - • "Official Selection": at the "Red Dirt International Film Festival, OK, USA, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Oct 2013

27 - • "Official Selection": at the "Indie Fest USA International Film Festival, CA, USA, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Oct 2013

26 - • "Official Selection": at the "Laughlin International Film Festival, NV, USA, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Oct 2013

25 - • "Official Selection": at the "Vagrant International Film Festival, Minsk, Belarus, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Sep 2013

24 - • "Official Selection": at the "Trinity International Film Festival, MI, USA, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Sep 2013

23 - • "Official Selection": at the "Montreal World International Film Festival, Canada, for the fiction film "The Prisoner", Aug 2013

22 - • "Official Selection": at the "Gwinnett International Film Festival, GA, USA, for the fiction film "The Prisoner" Jun, 2013

21 - • 48 Hour Film Project in, Florida, USA, for the fiction film "Falcon's Blood Diamond", 2010

20 - • "Official Selection": at the "Arizona International Film Festival in USA, for the Documentary film "A man called Brian", 2005 

19 - • "Official Selection": at the "Zlin International Film Festival in Czech, for the Feature fiction film"Noora", June 2004,

18 - • "Official Selection": at the "East Lansing International Film Festival in MI, USA, for the Feature film "Noora", March 2004, 

17 - • "Official Selection": at the "Stuttgart International Film Festival in Germany, for the Feature film "Noora", Jan 2004, 

16 - • "Official Selection": at the "International Children Film Festival in Argentina, for the Feature film "Noora", 2003, 

15 - • "Official Selection": at the "Auburn Film Festival in Australia, for the Feature film "Noora", 2003, 

14 - • "Official Selection": at the "International Film Festival in Tunisia, for the Feature film "Noora", Dec 2003, 

13 - • "Official Selection": at the "Olympia International Film Festival in Greece, for the Feature film "Noora", Dec 2003, 

12 - • "Official Selection": at the "Olou International Film Festival in Finland, for the Feature film "Noora", Nov 2003, 

11 - • "Official Selection": at the "Foyle International Film Festival in Britain, for the Feature film"Noora", Nov 2003, 

10 - • "Official Selection": at the "Golden Elephant International Film Festival, for the Feature film "Noora", Nov 2003, 

9 - • "Official Selection": at the "Cork International Film Festival in Ireland, for the Feature film "Noora, Oct 2003, 

8 - • "Official Selection": at the "Flanders International Film Festival in Belgium, for the Feature film "Noora", Oct 2003, 

7 - • "Official Selection": at the "Cairo International Film Festival in Egypt, for the Feature film "Noora", Oct 2003, 

6 - • "Official Selection": at the "Open Air International Film Festival in Germany, for the Feature film "Noora", Aug 2003, 

5 - • "Official Selection": at the "Karlovy Vary International film festival in Czech, for the Feature film "Noora", July 2003, 

4 - • "Official Selection": at the "Durham International Film Festival in Britain, for the Feature film "Noora", June 2003, 

3 - • "Official Selection": at the "Taormina International Film Festival in Italy, for the Feature film "Noora", winner as the best film, 2003, 

2 - • "Official Selection": at the "Arizona International Film Festival in USA, for the Feature film "Noora", April 2003, 

1 - • "Official Selection": at the "Krakow International Documentary Film Festival in Poland, with Documentary film "Religious Toolmaker", Nominee for the best documentary film, April 2002, 


National Film Festival Participations:


14- • "Official Selection" Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran, with the documentary film "A man called Brian", 2005


13- • "Official Selection" 2nd Festival of TV production of IRIB, Foreign Bureoux, in Tehran, with the documentary film" A man called Brian", 2004,


12- • "Official Selection" The 4th Cima Film Festival (Iran TV) in Tehran with the Feature film "Noora", 2003,


11- • "Official Selection" Azra Film Festival in Tehran with the Feature film "Noora", 2003,


10- • "Official Selection" Film Festival Celebration of Iranian Cinema in Tehran with the Feature film "Noora", 2002,


9- • "Official Selection" Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran, with the Feature film "Noora", 2002,


8- • "Official Selection" International Youth Film Festival in Isfahan with the Feature film "Noora", 2002,


7- • "Official Selection" Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran, as the Lead Role in the fiction film "The Puppet Bride" directed by Hojatollah Seifi, 1995,


6- • "Official Selection" Short Film Festival in Isfahan, with the fiction film "The noon of the 10th Day" , 1991,


5- • "Official Selection" The First Short Films Festival in Tehran, with the film "One Land, Five Nations", Candidate for the best documentary film and best photography, 1990,


4- • "Official Selection" Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran, as Script Supperviser and Director’s assistant in the fiction film "Anjelika Ship" directed by Mohammad Bozorgnia, 1990,


3- • "Official Selection" Holly Defence Film Festival in Tehran, with the Documentary film "Green faces, Burnt bodies",1986,


2- • "Official Selection" Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran, with the Lead Role in the fiction film "The Lover of Koochak", Directed by Farrokh Ansari,1985,


1- • "Official Selection" Youth Short Film Festival with the film "End" and "Green faces, Burnt bodies", candidate for the best documentary for "Green faces, Burnt bodies", 1985,

 

More information available at:


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mahmoud_Shoolizadeh

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1575860/


http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0403359/


http://variety.com/2003/film/reviews/noora-the-kiss-of-life-1200541018/


http://www.nytimes.com/movies/movie/289475/Noora/overview


http://influxmagazine.com/an-interview-with-director-mahmoud-shoolizadeh/


http://photos.jacksonville.com/mycapture/enlarge.asp?image=36626286


http://members.jacksonville.com/news/metro/2011-07-05/story/iranian-lands-jacksonville-seeking-freedom-filmmaker


http://influxmagazine.com/daddy-review/


http://floridaproton.cmail2.com/t/ViewEmail/r/E18D4251897EB2552540EF23F30FEDED/0EBE12908C0482F7C45D7BC1A387288D


http://www.filmbuzz.tv/?p=2294


http://stmarys.firstcoastnews.com/news/business/87481-coastal-georgia-film-alliance-brings-award-winning-director-camden-shoot-prisoner#.URG1kKWyTel.facebook


http://jacksonville.com/news/georgia/2014-04-20/story/movie-producers-are-rolling-camera-ready-camden-county-thanks-coastal

http://www.studentartfestival.org/judging/judges-profiles

http://www.sharonycobb.com/2013/09/21/short-film-the-prisoner-at-international-film-fests/

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6FtwedQb7A


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RXjtedz3YFA&spfreload=10


http://www.cinerockom.com/#!awards/cee5

http://media.wix.com/ugd/f51792_5b87c33670fd42349bc166d6da3a04ed.pdf

http://elff.festivalgenius.com/2013/films/page/6


http://thekidsfestival.es/2776-2/


http://elff.festivalgenius.com/2013/films/theprisoner_mahmoudshoolizadeh_elff2013#reviews


http://www.taorminafilmfest.it/2003/cinemadalmondo/scheda.asp?id=8


https://pro-labs.imdb.com/name/nm1575860?ref_=nm_nv_usr_prof


http://issuu.com/rachelgalvin/docs/independent_streak_magazine_--_feb_/7?e=2289886/11242953


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http://www.thebahamasweekly.com/publish/entertainment/WideScreen_Film_and_Video_Festival_announces_Judges_Panel39993.shtml


http://melbourneworldinternationalfilmfestival.com/tickets


http://tbuff.org/selections2015/films-by-title-2015.html


http://tbuff.org/selections2015/daddy.html


http://www.taorminafilmfest.it/2003/cinemadalmondo/scheda.asp?id=8


http://www.xww.com.au/2-pffm/10-daddy


https://briffnews.wordpress.com/2015/09/24/87/


http://influxmagazine.com/daddy-review/


http://worldfilmpresentation.com/node/198


https://brasovfilmfestival.wordpress.com/2015/09/12/day-8/


http://www.thebooniesinternational.com/daddy/


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http://atlasaeris.com/reviews/the-debt/


http://flaglerfilmfestival.com/2015-winners/


http://flaglerfilmfestival.com/2015-nominations/




 

 

 

 

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