Samira Makhmalbaf

1980 - Today

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Samira Makhmalbaf (Persian: سمیرا مخملباف‎, Samira Makhmalbaaf) (born February 15, 1980) is an internationally acclaimed Iranian filmmaker and script writer. She is the daughter of Mohsen Makhmalbaf, the film director and writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Samira Makhmalbaf has received more than 96,344 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Samira Makhmalbaf is the 1,439th most popular film director (down from 1,234th in 2019), the 366th most popular biography from Iran (down from 312th in 2019) and the 12th most popular Iranian Film Director.

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Among film directors, Samira Makhmalbaf ranks 1,439 out of 1,580Before her are Jonathan Glazer, Bud Yorkin, Pamela Fryman, Jeffrey Lieber, David Nutter, and Rajkumar Hirani. After her are Gary Trousdale, Kevin Lima, Amy Heckerling, Guy Maddin, Florian Gallenberger, and Jake Kasdan.

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Among people born in 1980, Samira Makhmalbaf ranks 338Before her are Wael Ghonim, Paulo Assunção, Linor Abargil, Nadia Ali, Rachel Miner, and Simon Gerrans. After her are Minori Chihara, Max Greenfield, Wade Barrett, Hannah Simone, Mylène Jampanoï, and Jurica Vranješ.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Samira Makhmalbaf ranks 366 out of 463Before her are Helly Luv (1988), Yahya Golmohammadi (1971), Ali Divandari (1957), Laleh (1982), Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh (1966), and Alireza Jahanbakhsh (1993). After her are Azad (1973), Rahman Rezaei (1975), Reza Ghoochannejhad (1987), Saeed Jalili (1965), Mohsen Namjoo (1976), and Karim Ansarifard (1990).

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Among film directors born in Iran, Samira Makhmalbaf ranks 12Before her are Masoud Kimiai (1941), Dariush Mehrjui (1939), Shirin Neshat (1957), Mohsen Makhmalbaf (1957), Bahman Ghobadi (1969), and Hossein Shahabi (1967). After her are Hossein Rajabian (1984).