Majid Majidi

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Majid Majidi (Persian: مجید مجیدی‎, Persian pronunciation: [mæˌdʒiːde, mædʒiːˈdi]; born 17 April 1959) is an Iranian film director, producer, and screenwriter, who started his film career as an actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Majid Majidi has received more than 753,189 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Majid Majidi is the 705th most popular film director (up from 748th in 2019), the 266th most popular biography from Iran (down from 260th in 2019) and the 5th most popular Iranian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Majid Majidi ranks 705 out of 1,580Before him are Jan Němec, Raoul Servais, Atom Egoyan, Sally Potter, Harold Becker, and Godfrey Reggio. After him are Kevin Smith, Vojtěch Jasný, Andrew V. McLaglen, Christopher Doyle, Yash Chopra, and Wolfgang Staudte.

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Among people born in 1959, Majid Majidi ranks 135Before him are Aidan Quinn, Michael Kors, Patrick Bruel, Gilmar Rinaldi, Pete Burns, and Amadou Gon Coulibaly. After him are Erhard Loretan, Sigmar Gabriel, Erwin Vandenbergh, The Ultimate Warrior, Brian Thompson, and Donna Murphy.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Majid Majidi ranks 266 out of 463Before him are Amastrine (-400), Samad Behrangi (1939), Abu'l-Fadl Bayhaqi (995), Asadi Tusi (999), Sami Yusuf (1980), and Farahnaz Pahlavi (1963). After him are Mohammad Javad Zarif (1960), Mohammad-Javad Bahonar (1933), Jalal Al-e-Ahmad (1923), Mardavij (890), Arash (1977), and Iraj Mirza (1874).

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Among film directors born in Iran, Majid Majidi ranks 5Before him are Abbas Kiarostami (1940), Barbet Schroeder (1941), Jafar Panahi (1960), and Asghar Farhadi (1972). After him are Masoud Kimiai (1941), Dariush Mehrjui (1939), Shirin Neshat (1957), Mohsen Makhmalbaf (1957), Bahman Ghobadi (1969), Hossein Shahabi (1967), and Samira Makhmalbaf (1980).