Bani Khoshnoudi (born Iran) is a film-maker and artist. Her films such as TRANSIT (short), SHIRIN EBADI: A SIMPLE LAWYER (2004) and TEHRAN, A PEOPLE IN THE SHADOWS (2007) have screened in several international film festivals and won multiple awards. In 2006, she founded her production company, Pensée Sauvage Films. She was selected for the Cinéfondation Writing Residency (2009) where she wrote her first fiction feature. She is currently writing her second feature.