Writer/director Ramin Bahrani’s films have screened at the Venice, Cannes, Sundance, Berlin and Toronto Film Festivals. Bahrani has won numerous awards including the FIPRESCI critic’s prize for best film in Venice (Goodbye Solo, 2009) and a Guggenheim Fellowship among many others.

Bahrani has been the subject of retrospectives in venues such as the MoMA in NYC. His latest film "99 Homes" (starring Andrew Garfield, Michael Shannon and Laura Dern) premiered in 2014 to rave reviews at The Venice, Telluride and Toronto Film Festivals. In 2010 legendary film critic Roger Ebert proclaimed Bahrani as “the director of the decade.”

Ramin Bahrani
Grady College Of Journalism and Mass Communication