Matt Eskandari is an Iranian-born American film director and screenwriter. His films include Victim, The Gauntlet, and 12 Feet Deep. He was also a contestant on the Fox Studios and Steven Spielberg filmmaker competition On the Lot.
Matt Eskandari attended film school at the University of Southern California. His thesis film, "The Taking," won the award for Best Student Film at Screamfest. Following film school, Eskandari was selected as a contestant for the Steven Spielberg filmmaker competition On The Lot. He would go on to make his feature debut a year later with the independent film "Victim" released by IFC Films, and starring Stacey Haiduk that premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. The film received a theatrical release, and was distributed on IFC Midnight’s Pay-per-view channel.
In 2013 Eskandari directed and produced his film titled The Gauntlet which starred Bai Ling, and Dusti…Read more on Wikipedia