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Sohrab Shahid Saless (1944–1998)

Sohrab Shaheed Salles was born in Tehran in 1944 to a middle-class family and lived in Tehran. Shahid Saless was a storyteller as a child, with a passion for visualizing his narrations. During his teenage years, he showed an imaginative talent, writing and acting in plays with friends. In 1963, Shahid Saless left Iran for Vienna, where he attended... See full bio »


(age 54) in Chicago, Illinois, USA

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Still Life Director
Far from Home Director
Utopia Director
A Simple Event Director


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 1992 Roses for Africa (TV Movie)
 1987 Changeling (TV Movie)
 1984 The Willow Tree (TV Movie)
 1983 Utopia
 1981 Anton P. Cechov - Ein Leben (TV Movie documentary)
 1980 Grabbes letzter Sommer (TV Movie)
 1980 Order
 1976 Reifezeit (TV Movie)
 1975 Far from Home
 1974 Still Life
 1972 Black and White (Short)
 1971 Aya...? (Documentary short)
 1970 Dances of Torbat-e Jam (Documentary short)
 1970 Turkmen Folk Dances (Documentary short)
 1969 2nd Asian Expo (Documentary short)
 1969 Bazm-e darvishan (Documentary short)
 1969 Raghs-e Bojnourd (Short)
 1969 Resurrection (Documentary short)
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Alternate Names:

Sohrab S. Sahless | Sohrab Shahid-Saless

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Studied film in Vienna, Austria.

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