Maryam Firuzi was born in 1986 in Shiraz. She got her B.A. in scriptwriting in 2013 and got her master in film studies in 2016 from Art University of Tehran.
She works and lives in Tehran in field of cinema and photography. She has directed and written several films that have been screened locally and internationally among which Solaris Film Festival of Niece, International Festival Signos la Noite of Lisbon and Short on Tap Festival in London. She also awarded for best short film in Mediterranean Film Festival of Cannes.
She has been participated in several group photography exhibitions and festivals from 2015 such as festival du Film Franco Arabe in France and IWPA tour exhibition Dubai, Beirut, Amman, Paris Singapore and Marseille. She received the medal of The Alfred Fried Peace Photography Award of Austria.