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Leila Hatami is a Actor and Set Designer Iranienne born on 1 october 1972 at Tehran (Iran)

Leila Hatami

Leila Hatami
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Nationality Iran
Birth 1 october 1972 (46 years) at Tehran (Iran)
Awards Legion of Honour

Leila Hatami (Persian: لیلا حاتمی‎‎ Leylā Hātamī; born October 1, 1972) is an Iranian actress. She is the daughter of director Ali Hatami and actress Zari Khoshkam, and is married to actor Ali Mosaffa.

Biography

After finishing high school, she moved to Lausanne, Switzerland and started her studies in electrical engineering at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL). After two years she changed her major to French literature. She completed her study of French in a couple of years, before moving back to Iran. Beside her native Persian language she is fluent in French, English and German.

After a pause of a few years which included the continuation of her studies in Switzerland she made her professional entry into cinema with Dariush Mehrjui's film Leila. Her acting in this film received rave reviews from critics and audiences.

She married her co-star in Leila (Ali Mosaffa) in 1999. They have two children: a son named Mani (born February 2007) and a daughter named Asal (born October 2008).

Best films

A Separation (2011)
(Actress)

Usually with

Ali Mosaffa
Ali Mosaffa
(4 films)
Hamed Behdad
Hamed Behdad
(3 films)
Ali Hatami
Ali Hatami
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Leila Hatami (14 films)

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Actress

What's the Time in Your World?, 1h41
Origin Iran
Genres Drama
Actors Leila Hatami, Ali Mosaffa, Zari Khoshkam

The film begins with Goli (Hatami) landing at Tehran airport for her first visit to her hometown Rasht in two decades. She's been living in France and has established quite a life judging from a phone call with (presumed) partner Antoine about her sudden plans. A plucky, semi-acoustic guitar soundtrack signals the beginning of a road trip.
The Last Step, 1h28
Directed by Ali Mosaffa
Origin Iran
Actors Leila Hatami, Ali Mosaffa, Hamed Behdad
Roles Leila
Rating73% 3.69333.69333.69333.69333.6933
A Separation, 1h54
Directed by Asghar Farhadi
Origin Iran
Genres Drama
Themes Pregnancy films, Medical-themed films, Films about sexuality, Films about psychiatry, Films about disabilities
Actors Leila Hatami, Peyman Maadi, Shahab Hosseini, Merila Zarei, Sareh Bayat, Sarina Farhadi
Roles Simin
Rating82% 4.149174.149174.149174.149174.14917
Nader and Simin have been married for 14 years and live with their 11-year-old daughter Termeh in Tehran. The family belongs to the urban middle-class and the couple is on the verge of separation. Simin wants to leave the country with her husband and daughter, as she does not want Termeh to grow up under the prevailing conditions. This desire is not shared by Nader. He is concerned for his elderly father, who lives with the family and suffers from Alzheimer's disease. When Nader decides to stay in Iran, Simin files for divorce.
There Are Things You Don't Know, 1h32
Origin Iran
Genres Drama
Actors Ali Mosaffa, Leila Hatami
Rating73% 3.6918053.6918053.6918053.6918053.691805
The film tells the story of a reclusive taxi driver in Tehran in the days leading up to an earthquake. He has chosen to distance himself from society and to be passive so as not to be hurt. Finally one of his passengers gives him enough motivation to act and bring about a change in his life.
Recherché en mai, 1h40
Origin Iran
Genres Drama
Actors Shahab Hosseini, Leila Hatami
Roles Roya
Rating68% 3.4451353.4451353.4451353.4451353.445135
Amin, qui est un compositeur et pianiste, après avoir épousé Roya acteur de théâtre, est confronté à de nombreux problèmes...
Shirin
Shirin (2008)
, 1h32
Directed by Abbas Kiarostami
Origin Iran
Genres Drama
Themes Films about films, Documentary films about the film industry, Documentary films about films
Actors Niki Karimi, Taraneh Allidousti, Golshifteh Farahani, Mahnaz Afshar, Juliette Binoche, Zahra Amir Ebrahimi
Roles Woman in audience
Rating67% 3.3981053.3981053.3981053.3981053.398105
Cent-quatorze spectateurs, essentiellement féminins, assistent à la projection de l'adaptation cinématographique d'un classique de la littérature perse du XII siècle. Ces spectateurs s'émeuvent de l'histoire d'amour qui se déroulent sous leurs yeux : le film n'apparaît dans la mise en abyme qu'à travers sa bande son et les réactions du public.
The Command
Directed by Masoud Kimiai
Origin Iran
Genres Drama, Crime, Romance
Actors Ezatollah Entezami, Khosrow Shakibai, Leila Hatami, Bahram Radan, Merila Zarei
Rating51% 2.5623352.5623352.5623352.5623352.562335
Mohsen (Poulad Kimiai), Foroozandeh (Leila Hatami) are two former couple.They and Sahand (Bahram Radan) who is their friend go to an Engineer manager's house to rob his safe. After that they go to Reza Maroufi (Ezzatollah Entezami), an old retired gangster to take a fake passport for Foroozandeh. Mohsen and Forozandeh struggle in the way and Foroozandeh returns to Tehran. Maroufi and Sahand also come back to Maroufi's house in Tehran and They see Foroozandeh that is injured by Mohsen .....
Istgah-Matrouk, 1h33
Genres Drama
Actors Leila Hatami, Mehran Rajabi
Roles The wife
Rating68% 3.441363.441363.441363.441363.44136
Un couple part en pèlerinage.
Low Heights, 2h
Directed by Ebrahim Hatamikia
Origin Iran
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure
Actors Hamid Farokhnezhad, Leila Hatami, Reza Shafiei Jam, Gohar Kheirandish, Amir Aghaei
Roles Narges
Rating75% 3.796773.796773.796773.796773.79677
Ghasem (Hamid Farokhnezhad) with his wife, Narges (Leila Hatami), his mother and other relatives and parents take a flight to Bandar Abbas, Iran, to get hired in an industrial company. Since the conditions of work and life are hardly satisfactory, everyone accepts the invitation with pleasure. Narges (Leila Hatami) is the only one who knows the true intention of her husband. Once the plane takes off and flies in the sky, Ghasem (Hamid Farokhnezhad) out a gun, disarms sole custody in the plane, the pilot goal threat of hacking and requires a change of destination to Dubai. At a time when the attacker and his accomplices are concerned about a conflict between them, the second security guard, loop the pirate by surprise maneuver him out of the gun. As the plane takes its way to the destination country, new pirates succeed, a maneuver conducted by Narges (Leila Hatami) to grab the gun and redirect the plane to Dubai. Shortage of fuel, the plane ends up crashing into the water in the middle of nowhere.
Leila
Leila (1997)
, 1h42
Directed by Dariush Mehrjui
Origin Iran
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Leila Hatami, Ali Mosaffa, Jamileh Sheykhi, Mohammad-Reza Sharifinia, Shaghayegh Farahani
Roles Leila, the Wife
Rating77% 3.895913.895913.895913.895913.89591
Leila and Reza are a modern Iranian couple, content with their recent marriage. However, Leila learns that she is unable to conceive. Reza's mother insists that he, as the only son, must have children ("everything goes to the son"), despite Reza's insistence that he does not want children, and suggests that he get a second wife. He adamantly refuses the idea; his mother champions it. Leila gets caught between the two worlds; elated at spending time with Reza one moment and torn apart by his nagging mother the next.
Love-stricken, 1h31
Directed by Ali Hatami
Origin Iran
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Films about music and musicians, Musical films
Actors Amin Tarokh, Mohammad-Ali Keshavarz, Akbar Abdi, Jamshid Hashempour, Shahla Riahi, Saeed Poursamimi
Roles Leila
Rating76% 3.8381753.8381753.8381753.8381753.838175
His imperial majesty Ahmad Shah Qajar asks a group of Iranian musicians, unaffiliated with the royal court, to record a sample of Persian Classical Music on newly invented gramophone at the Conservatoire de Paris. A group of best musicians gather under the direction of Maestro Delnavaz. A singer named Taher (Amin Tarokh) also accompanies them to the journey to Paris.
Kamalolmolk
Directed by Ali Hatami
Origin Iran
Genres Drama, Historical
Themes Peinture
Actors Jamshid Mashayekhi, Ezatollah Entezami, Leila Hatami, Mohammad-Ali Keshavarz, Ali Nassirian
Rating73% 3.690843.690843.690843.690843.69084
L'histoire du film est plutôt basée sur la relation du peintre avec les divers monarques d'Iran. La distribution des rôles est surtout confiée aux acteurs iraniens les plus connus comme Jamshid Mashayekhi interprétant le peintre, et Ezzatollah Entezami qui incarne Nasseredin Shah.
Orange Suit, 1h41
Directed by Dariush Mehrjui
Origin Iran
Actors Hamed Behdad, Leila Hatami, Mitra Hajjar, Homayoun Ershadi, Kamshad Kooshan

A photographer is inspired to clear Tehran's rubbish, and becomes a media phenomenon. When his estranged wife finds out, she becomes determined to rescue her son from him.

Art

The Last Step, 1h28
Directed by Ali Mosaffa
Origin Iran
Actors Leila Hatami, Ali Mosaffa, Hamed Behdad
Roles Set Designer
Rating73% 3.69333.69333.69333.69333.6933