According to the Hollywood News Press reporter, Ali Atshani, a well-known Iranian director who has previously directed the film “First Born” and “Loteria ” in Hollywood, is going to start making the movie “Stars Don’t Shine Without Darkness” in Los Angeles, this July.
Masoud Kimiaei, a prominent and famous Iranian filmmaker, who is one of the leading directors of Iranian cinema and the new wave of Middle Eastern cinema, is producing the new film by Ali Atshani, which is a product of the American Brightlight Film Productions.
Polad Kimiaei, the son of Masoud Kimiaei, who has previously collaborated with him in one of Ali Atshani’s previous films shot in Iran, is also one of the leading actors in this film. Earlier, the name of Majid Mirfakhraei, one of the veteran Iranian set designers, was announced as the set designer of this film, on the film’s IMDB page.
Some of the crew of this film that have been published on the IMDB page of the film are:
Writer and director: Ali Atshani
Producer: Masoud Kimiaei, Mehdi Mansouri,Edwin aveness
Art Designer: Majid Mirfakhraei
Make-up designer: Farzaneh Zardosht
First Assistant Director and Planner: Hooman Spantamehr
Costume designer: Melikasadat Ismaili, Elnaz Bagheri
Makeup Artist: Faezehsadat Mousavi