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Ryan Yaver Jafri was born in New York and has lived and studied there ever since. He is a filmmaker whose work thus far has been geared toward the darker side of the world we live in. His films are thought-provoking pieces designed to give viewers insight into the possible ramifications of real-world scenarios. Whether he’s writing or directing, Ryan strives for the unforeseen while remaining true to the story being told.
Winner: Best Thriller Film (short); Best Actor (short); Best Director (short)
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Berlin Indie Film Festival
Berlin
2022
Winner: Best Director; Best Actor; Best Cinematographer; Best Score
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The Pittsburgh Moving Picture Festival: Thriller Picture Show
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
2022
Official Selection
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New York Shorts International Film Festival
New York, New York
2022
Winner: Best Actor (short film)
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HorrOrigins Film Festival
Tucson, Arizona
2022
Winner: Best Cinematography
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Peekskill Film Festival
Peekskill, New York
2022
Nominee: Best Art Direction
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Long Island International Film Expo
Bellmore, New York
2022
Official Selection
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Ramsgate International Film and TV Festival
Ramsgate, England
2022
Winner: Best Dark Drama
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Austin After Dark Film Festival
Austin, Texas
2022
Finalist: Best Dark Drama
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Oregon Screams Horror Film Festival
Portland, Oregon
2022
Finalist: Best Editing
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Oregon Short Film Festival
Portland, Oregon
2022
Official Selection: Short Screenplay
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Ethereal Horror Fest
Austin, Texas
2022
Nominee: Best Narrative (short screenplay)
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Austin Under the Stars Film Festival
Austin, Texas
2022
Finalist: Best Thriller (short screenplay)
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Sunvale Screenplay Contest
2022
Official Selection
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Nyack Film Festival
Nyack, New York
2017
Official Selection
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Mitten Movie Project
Royal Oak
2010
Official Selection
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Quarry Film Festival
Stonewall
2008
Official Selection
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Director's Cut Film Festival
New Delhi
2008
Official Selection
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Long Island International Film Expo
Bellmore
2006
Screencraft Award: Best Short
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New York International Independent Film and Video Festival
New York
2006
Genre Award - Best Short Film - Romance
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New York International Independent Film and Video Festival
Los Angeles
2006
College
SUNY Oneonta
Mass Communications
20002004
Birth Date
May 5
Birth City
Brooklyn
Current City
Pomona
Hometown
Pomona
Gender
Male
Zodiac Sign
Taurus
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