Info

Iranian-American

Co-Founder of Even/Odd


Contact

GENERAL

mogorjestani@gmail.com  
@mogorjestani 

FILM & TV

The Mission Entertainment
Andrew Coles: acoles@themissionentertainment.com
Laura Gardner: lgardner@themissionentertainment.com 


Notable Things

Filmmaker Magazine's 25 New Faces of Independent Film 
- 2x San Francisco Film Society KRF Grant Winner
- 3x San Francisco Film Society Filmhouse Resident 
SXSW Jury Prize Winner - Exit 12 
SXSW Official Selection - REFUGE 
- SXSW Official Selection - Sister Hearts
SXSW Official Selection - Miss Me: The Artful Vandal 
Vimeo Staff Pick - REFUGE
Vimeo Staff Pick - Sister Hearts
- Vimeo Staff Pick - Exit 12: Moved by War
Vimeo Staff Pick - Lakota in America
Vimeo Staff Pick - "Happy Birthday Philando Castile" 
Vimeo Staff Pick - Miss Me: The Artful Vandal 
Vimeo Staff Pick - "Yassin Falafel"
Vimeo Staff Pick - Made In Iowa
Short of the Week - REFUGE
- Tribeca X Winner - Sister Hearts
- D&AD Winner - Sister Hearts
- Clio Award for Directing - Sister Hearts
- Tribeca X Award Finalist - Yassin Falafel
The Guardian features "Happy Birthday Philando Castile" 
The Atlantic features "Happy Birthday Mario Woods"
Mic.com features "Happy Birthday Philando Castile" 
Webby Award Winner - Airbnb "Love is Welcome Here" 
- 3x Webby Award Winner - Square "Yassin Falafel"
Vimeo Blog Feature - Square "For Every Dream"
CNN features "Yassin Falafel"
AdWeek features "Yassin Falafel"
- Creativity Online Editors Pick - "Lakota in America"
- Mashable features "Lakota in America"
Ad2SF 32 under 32 
SOMA Magazine - The New Face of Indie Film 
The San Francisco Chronicle features "Happy Birthday Mario Woods" 
- Salon.com Feature - "The Boombox Collection: Boots Riley"
VICE exclusive premiere - "Happy Birthday Oscar Grant" 
Huffington Post interview on REFUGE 
No Film School - Interview on the Happy Birthday Project 
Airbnb "Love is Welcome" - Ad of the Day AdWeek 
Pinterest Guided Search featured on AdWeek