Artistic director of Montreal Independent Film Festival at the International Human Rights Festival
Arsalan Baraheni has been producing, directing and distributing films for more than a decade. His flms have screened in over 20 cities around the world in film festivals, art cinemas, galleries, museums and TV stations. His new feature documentary film will be screening as an official selection of the International Human Rights Film Festival in Albania. A poet is killed is a docudrama about censorship and freedom of speech when an Iranian poet is killed with a pen in his pocket.