Parisa Mohit


Parissa Mohit has studied theatre design at the Art university of Tehran, and then continued her explorations by studying film animation at the School of cinema at Concordia University in Montreal. She has produced and directed short animation films, animated video installations, as well as animated collaborations with other film projects. She has presented her works in different venues, including Canada, Croatia, Estonia, the United States, Mexico and France. She has also been guest programmer at the Cinémathèque Québécoise, where she presented two programmes of iranian film animation, as well as for the Festival du nouveau cinéma in Montreal, where she prepared a youth section also devoted to iranian film animation. She is currently based in Montreal and is working on the production of her next film, a narrative short film animation, for which she has received grants from the Conseil des arts et lettres du Québec and Canada arts council.