In order to be universal, you have to be rooted in your own culture. Abbas Kiaros
I never reflect or convey that which I have not experienced myself. Abbas Kiaros
As film-makers, it is very important for us to find common ground between cultures, and maybe that's less the case for politicians who benefit more from finding the conflicts and differences between us.
In my mind, there isn't as much of a distinction between documentary and fiction as there is between a good movie and a bad one.
The day we run out of petrol is the day Iran will be free. Abbas Kiaros