Maziar Miri was born on 1 February 1974 in Tehran. He graduated in Film Editing, and started working in Editing Dept of Channel 2 IRIB in 1995. After making a few short films, working as an assistant in the cinema, and editing a few films and serials, he made his first feature film Unfinished Song in 2000, and entered the professional world of filmmaking. In addition to making films in the cinema, he has been making serials and editing other films during the past few years. He was elected one of the nine members of Central Council of Directors’ Union by the General Assembly of Iranian Cinema Directors’ Union in 2006.
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