Reza Entezamimehr was born and raised in Tehran, Iran. Before beginning the MFA in Film program at Ohio University’s School of Film, Reza attended both Soore University where he received a Bachelor’s Degree in Cinematography and Film/Video Production as well as Tehran Film School where he received a Certificate in Experimental Documentaries. He has also worked on a wide variety of projects acting as director, editor and/or cinematographer in both film and television. Among his plethora of interests are arts and culture, civil rights and social action, education and the environment.