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Babak Anvari

Writer/Director

Credits

CURRENT
Production (role):
I CAME BY (Writer / Director)
Company:
Wigwam Films/Film4
Project details:
Feature film
FEATURE FILM
Production (role):
UNDER THE SHADOW (Writer / Director)
Company:
Wigwam Films
Project details:
A supernatural thriller set during the Iran / Iraq war

BAFTA-nominated for Outstanding Debut and Outstanding British Film (2017)

Winner of the BIFAs for Best Debut Director, Best Screenwriter and Best Supporting Actress (2016)

Winner of the London Critics' Circle award for Best Breakthrough (2017)

‘The feminist horror film that scared Sundance silly ... this year’s unarguable horror standout’ ★★★★ The Guardian

‘Anvari’s debut feature is a satisfyingly tense and atmospheric haunted apartment thriller set in 1988 Tehran.’ Variety

‘A gripping thriller... Anvari masterfully balances the collision of real and possibly imagined danger... stunning.’ The Hollywood Reporter
SHORT FILM
Production (role):
TWO & TWO (Writer / Director)
Project details:
Nominated for BAFTA award for Best Short Film, 2012
Production (role):
SOLITARY
Production (role):
WHAT'S UP WITH ADAM?
TELEVISION
Date: 2007 - 2015
Production (role):
MTV LIVE SESSIONS & MTV PUSH
Company:
MTV
Project details:
Two ongoing live music franchises, which air in the UK as well as MTV’s non-linear and linear broadcast channels around the world

Worked with renowned artists such as Lady Gaga, Pixie Lott, Tinie Tempah, Florence & The Machine, etc.

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): I CAME BY (Writer / Director)
    Company: Wigwam Films/Film4
    Project details: Feature film
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): UNDER THE SHADOW (Writer / Director)
    Company: Wigwam Films
    Project details: A supernatural thriller set during the Iran / Iraq war

    BAFTA-nominated for Outstanding Debut and Outstanding British Film (2017)

    Winner of the BIFAs for Best Debut Director, Best Screenwriter and Best Supporting Actress (2016)

    Winner of the London Critics' Circle award for Best Breakthrough (2017)

    ‘The feminist horror film that scared Sundance silly ... this year’s unarguable horror standout’ ★★★★ The Guardian

    ‘Anvari’s debut feature is a satisfyingly tense and atmospheric haunted apartment thriller set in 1988 Tehran.’ Variety

    ‘A gripping thriller... Anvari masterfully balances the collision of real and possibly imagined danger... stunning.’ The Hollywood Reporter
  • Production (role)
    Project details
  • Production (role): TWO & TWO (Writer / Director)
    Project details: Nominated for BAFTA award for Best Short Film, 2012
  • Production (role): SOLITARY
    Project details:
  • Production (role): WHAT'S UP WITH ADAM?
    Project details:
  • Date
    Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Date: 2007 - 2015
    Production (role): MTV LIVE SESSIONS & MTV PUSH
    Company: MTV
    Project details: Two ongoing live music franchises, which air in the UK as well as MTV’s non-linear and linear broadcast channels around the world

    Worked with renowned artists such as Lady Gaga, Pixie Lott, Tinie Tempah, Florence & The Machine, etc.
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