Βorn 12 April 1986 in Tehran, Ashkan Rahgozar, is an author, director and filmmaker of Animation. He is founder and chief executive of Hoorakhsh Studios. He earned his BA degree in graphic design and MA degree in illustration. Since 1999 he has started his professional career in Saba Animation Center and in 2004 he established his own animation production studio, Hoorakhsh 7th Sky. Along with a highly motivated team of young artists, they produced multiple 2D computer animation both for promotion and commercial purpose. Since then he has concentrated on writing and directing short and feature animation.
Education: School of Broadcasting - Islamic Republic of Iran/ BA degree in Graphic Design from Enghelāb-e Eslāmi Technical College/ MA degree in Illustration from Islamic Azad University, Central Tehran Branch.