Mohsen Makhmalbaf

1957 - Today

Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Mohsen Makhmalbaf (Persian: محسن مخملباف‎, Mohsen Makhmalbaaf; born May 29, 1957) is an Iranian film director, writer, film editor, and producer. He has made more than 20 feature films, won some 50 awards and been a juror in more than 15 major film festivals. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mohsen Makhmalbaf has received more than 220,439 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 768th most popular film director.

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  • 220k

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  • 45.87

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 24

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.17

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


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Among film directors, Mohsen Makhmalbaf ranks 770 out of 1,305Before him are James Gunn, Kurt Maetzig, Jonas Åkerlund, Gérard Krawczyk, Dante Ferretti, and Mikael Håfström. After him are Emeric Pressburger, Gordon Parks, Preston Sturges, Masoud Kimiai, Dara Singh, and Gleb Panfilov.

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Among people born in 1957, Mohsen Makhmalbaf ranks 158Before him are Rick Husband, Włodzimierz Smolarek, Cécilia Attias, Shirin Neshat, Judge Reinhold, and Alu Alkhanov. After him are Bryan Robson, Claude Criquielion, Víctor Muñoz, Isaach de Bankolé, Assumpta Serna, and Mona Simpson.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Mohsen Makhmalbaf ranks 262 out of 374Before him are Sami Yusuf (1980), Leila Pahlavi (1970), Farahnaz Pahlavi (1963), Jalil Zandi (1951), Majid Majidi (1959), and Emam-Ali Habibi (1931). After him are Joan of Acre (1272), Ibn al-Faqih (null), Mahmoud Dowlatabadi (1940), The Iron Sheik (1942), Rita (1962), and Mohsen Rezaee (1954).

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Among film directors born in Iran, Mohsen Makhmalbaf ranks 6Before him are Abbas Kiarostami (1940), Barbet Schroeder (1941), Jafar Panahi (1960), Asghar Farhadi (1972), and Majid Majidi (1959). After him are Bahman Ghobadi (1969), Hossein Shahabi (1967), Samira Makhmalbaf (1980), and Hossein Rajabian (1984).

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