Ma'adi became world-known with his role in Asghar Farhadi’s ‘A Separation’ and has received many awards since then.
He will receive the award for his unique quality of reaching through the screen, going past prejudices and crossing over borders.
Ma'adi will accept the Bronze Horse at the Nordic premiere and red-carpet screening of ‘6.5 Per Meter’ by Saeed Roustayi at the Impact section of the festival.
The multi-award winning Iranian director and screenwriter Asghar Farhadi was presented with the 2018 Stockholm Visionary Award.
The 30th Stockholm International Film Festival will be held from November 6-17.