Makan Ashouri Pashaki was born on 1977 in Rasht-Iran. He graduated in cinema from broadcasting University of Tehran. He has directed and produced more than 100 episodesof documentary films about Iranian cities and other documentary film such as: “burnt city” which has been admitted in Italy legacy festival, “Takht-E- Soleiman”, “Nimrooz, Makoran” which has been nominated for the best movie in “Fajr” festival on 2013, “fire on the water” a long documentary movie about Iranian environmental art which has been nominated for the best film in “cinema Haqiqat” festival  and more than 30 fiction films such as “The meteor shower”.

Also he was the main camera man of Iranian director “Behrooz Afkhami” movies such as “The fox”, “military dream” and “Azar; Shahdokht, Parviz and the others” this film was rewarded the best film of the year and best screen writing on 2013.

Makan ashouri has been rewarded the best film of the year for “the meteor shower” in “khane cinema” festival on 2006.

He has hold 6 workshops for making documentary films in 6 provinces since 2010 and he was teaching directing and cinematographing in “Puya film” studio during2006 – 2008.