Ian Olds

Ian OLDS is a director of both fiction and documentary films. He was last at IFFR in 2009 with Fixer: The Taking of Ajmal Naqshbandi, winner of jury prizes at Tribeca and Madrid and an Emmy nomination. He also made the Iraq war documentary Occupation: Dreamland (IFFR 2005). Olds received his MFA from Columbia University’s Film Division and was a fellow at the Sundance Institute’s Screenwriters Lab in 2011.


Two Men (2004, short), Occupation: Dreamland (2005, doc, co-dir), Bomb (2006, short), Fixer: The Taking of Ajmal Naqshbandi (2009, doc), Francophrenia (or: Don't Kill Me, I Know Where the Baby Is) (2012, co-dir)