(Writer & Director)
Award-winning female Iranian-American writer/director based in Los Angeles. Zehtabchi’s directorial and producorial debut, Madaran, has screened worldwide at established film festivals, winning awards at Hollyshorts, NFFTY (National Film Festival for Talented Youth), Urbanworld, Cleveland International, and the Revolt Film Festival.
Zehtabchi’s senior thesis 480 film at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts, We Home, stars rising talent Ashton Sanders, who plays the leading role of “Chiron” in this year’s Oscar front-runner, Moonlight.
Zehtabchi is currently developing the feature-length version of Madaran and about to start writing and directing a full length feature film in Los Angeles.