Born in 1971 in Sanandaj. Jamil Rostami began his professional career as an assistant cinematographer, assistant director and planner in 1987. In 2002 he made his first short film titled The Trouble of Being a Boy which was screened in 24 domestic and international Festivals and was awarded several prizes. Requiem of Snow is his first feature lenght film.
Requiem of Snow - مرثیه برف - شیوه نی به فر
Original Music by Fariborz Lachini
Synopsis:People are praying for rainfall… a land parched in drought… the illusion of snow… Rozhin thinks of escaping her undesirable destiny… Rozhin seeks support from a stranger… and this is not the end of the story
Director: Jamil Rostami
Producer: Seyed Ahmad Miralaie
Production Company:Mahed FilmScreenwriter: Sholeh Shariati (Based on a plan by J. Rostami)
Editing: Hassan Ayoubi
Production year: 2005
Running Time:90 Min, Color, 35 mm.
Cast: Shadi Variani, Mohayeddin Variani, Masoud Yousefi, Abdollah Ahmadi, Jalil Mohammad Veysi, Delnia Farajpour, Anvar Farajpour.
2005 Fajr's Simorgh for the best director in Asia and Middle East.