Born in 1976 in Kabul, Afghanistan

Master degree in Biology from Geneva University followed by a cinema training at EICTV (Escuela internacional de Cine y Television) in La Havana, Cuba. Author of several fiction shorts and a documentary. His first feature fiction, Yaban, was shot in September 2018 and is currently in post-production.

Lives and works in Istanbul, while keeping strong ties with Geneva & Paris.

Good command of English, French, Spanish, German and Dari languages + decent Turkish.