Italian cinematographer Bigazzi, winner of seven David di Donatello for Best Cinematography awards out of 14 nominations, will come to Iran in mid-April to hold a number of specialized cinematography workshops on the sidelines of 37th Fajr Int'l Film Festival, IRNA wrote.
The famous cinematographer had worked with late legendary writer and auteur Abbas Kiarostami on his 2010 film 'Certified Copy', starring Juliette Binoche and the British opera singer William Shimell.
Presided over by writer-director Reza Mirkarimi, the 37th edition of the prestigious Iranian festival, will be held on April 18-26 at Charsou Cineplex and other venues in Tehran.
Bigazzi's life has been dedicated entirely to the best of independent Italian cinema (not counting his work with Abbas Kiarostami). He has worked with directors such as Mario Martone, Gianni Amelio, Ciprì e Maresco, Silvio Soldini, Carlo Mazzacurati, Antonio Capuano, Leonardo Di Costanzo and Andrea Segre, and has been working with Paolo Sorrentino since 'The Consequences of Love' in 2004.