FILM FESTIVALS:
SXSW Festival, International Film Festival Rotterdam, Netia Off Camera Independent Film Festival, Vienalle, Way out West Festival, Raindance Film Festival London, La Roche Sur Yon Film Festival, Regiofun Film Festival, Impakt Festival, Oberhausen Shortfilm Festival, Crossing Border Festival, Winterthur Shortfilm Festival, Dokfest Kassel, Netherlands Film Festival

AWARDS:
Winner Best Director award Bosporus Film Festival 2016
Winner FIPRESCI award Viennale 2016
Winner Dramatic Competition "Making Way" Netia Off Camera Film Festival, Krakow 2016
Winner Youth Jury Award Netia Off Camera Film Festival, Krakow 2016
Winner FIPRESCI Award for BODKIN RAS, Film Festival Rotterdam 2016
Winner Mammoth Lakes Film Festival California 2016
Winner Rene Coelho Award, Netherlands Institute for Media Art, 2010
Honorary mention Startpoint, GASK Museum Kutna Hora (CZ), 2010
Honorary mention Best of Graduates, Galerie Ron Mandos, 2010

TRAINING
Torino Scriptlab 2017, Berlinale Talent Campus 2017, IDFA-Mediafund workshop 2015

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
Peter Amby Gallery Copenhagen

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
Prospects & Concepts Art Rotterdam, Gogbot Enschede, Startpoint GASK museum Kutna Hora (CZ), Best of Graduates Galerie Ron Mandos Amsterdam, Arabic travelguide Mediamatic Amsterdam, Fake identity De Zwarte Ruyter Rotterdam, We live underground Trouw gebouw Amsterdam, Rene Coelho Netherlands Institute for Media Art

TV:
NTR one night stand, Manoto 1 (UK), AT5, Holland Doc,

WRITING:
"Meneer Sadek en de anderen" Novel, Publishing House Thomas Rap, 2012
"Bodkin Ras," Short story, 2009

PUBLICATIONS:
"De vrolijke ellende van Kaweh Modiri" Volkskrant cover interview, Paul
Onkenhout, 24 July 2012
"Tragikomedie in Amersfoort" Volkskrant, Edith Koenders, 12 May 2012
"Kunst en vliegwerk" ELLE Magazine, Marieke Verhoeven, March 2011
"Groot sterk en stoer in Megahal" Volkskrant, Marina de Vries, 15 September 2010
"Startpoint" GASK Museum Kutna Hora, September 2010

JURY/ COMMISIONING
Netherlands Film Fund, IDFA, Netherlands Literature fund

GRANTS:
The Netherlands Film Fund, Netherlands Literature Fund, Netherlands Media Fund, Flamish Audiovisual Fund, Mondriaan Fund, Fund for the Visual Arts (FKBVB), Amsterdam Fund for the Arts (AFK), Stichting Voordekunst, Gerrit Rietveld Academy