Mirza Ibrahim Khan Sani ol Saltaneh

Mirza Ibrahim Khan Sani ol Saltaneh

Mirza Ebrahim Khan Akkas Bashi was born in 1874 in Tehran. He is the first documentary and filmmaker of Iranian cinema’s history. He was the son of Mirza Ahmad Sani al-Saltaneh, a photographer of the court of Naser al-Din Shah Qajar. Mirza Ebrahim Khan studied photography and engraving on porcelain in Paris, since he was 14. In 1898, he was awarded the title of Akkas Bashi (the photographer) by Mozaffar al-Din Shah Qajar (the king). The king also let her sister-in-law, Zivar al-Sultan Talat al-Saltaneh, marry him.

He produced his first film by filming the festival of flowers in Belgium, and then returned to Iran along with the king.

Mirza Ebrahim Khan Akkas Bashi, the producer of the first Iranian documentary, died in 1915, at the age of 41, in the city of Qazvin.

Portrait of Mozaffar ad Din Shah Qajar

Mirza Ibrahim Khan Sani ol Saltaneh (b. 1874) Portrait of Mozaffar ad Din Shah Qajar

Signed, 1905 Hand-printed on two-piece paper 120 x 80 x 0.5 cm

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CAMA Gallery of Iranian art announces exhibition of renowned Iranian filmmakers ArtfixDaily

CAMA Gallery of Iranian art announces exhibition of renowned Iranian filmmakers ArtfixDaily

CAMA Gallery of Iranian art presents an exhibition of photographs by seven prestigious Iranian film directors.

10 July, 2018


Time Lapse Iranian Film in Photography

Time Lapse Iranian Film in Photography

CAMA Gallery of Iranian art presents an exhibition of photographs by seven prestigious Iranian film directors.

22 June, 2018


Showcasing photographs by filmmakers in the Time Lapse exhibition

Showcasing photographs by filmmakers in the Time Lapse exhibition

The Lapse exhibition will be held in CAMA Gallery, by exhibiting photographs by Abbas Kiarostami, Ebrahim Golestan, Kamran Shirdel and Naser Taghvaei from 22nd of June.

19 June, 2018


An exhibition of photographs by well-known Iranian directors

An exhibition of photographs by well-known Iranian directors

The Time Lapse exhibition will be held in CAMA Gallery, from 22nd of June to 1st of July, showcasing photographs by well-known Iranian directors such as Akasbashi, Golesan, Kiarostami, Shirdel, Taghvaei, Barzegar and many more.

18 June, 2018


An exhibition of photographs by Golestan Kiarostami Taghvaei and Shirdel in CAMA Gallery

An exhibition of photographs by Golestan Kiarostami Taghvaei and Shirdel in CAMA Gallery

The Time Lapse Exhibition, by showcasing photos of well-known Iranian directors such as Akasbashi, Golestan, Kiarostami, Shirdel, Taghvaei, Barzegar and many more, will be held in CAMA Gallery.

14 June, 2018