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Zal Batmanglij is an American film director and screenwriter. He was born on April 28, 1981 in France. He is best known for his work on the films Sound of My Voice (2011), The East (2013), and The OA (2016). Batmanglij attended Harvard University, where he studied anthropology and visual anthropology. After graduating, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in filmmaking. Batmanglij has written and directed several feature films, including Sound of My Voice (2011), The East (2013), and The OA (2016). He has also directed episodes of the television series The OA, The Path, and The Magicians. As of 2021, Zal Batmanglij's net worth is estimated to be roughly $2 million.

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Occupation Film director,screenwriter
Age 42 years old
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Born 28 April, 1981
Birthday 28 April
Birthplace Nice, France
Nationality France

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Parents Najmieh Batmanglij
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Zal Batmanglij Net Worth

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Source of Income Film director

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Batmanglij and Marling collaborated to create drama series The OA, which debuted in 2016 on Netflix. It was written by Marling and Batmanglij, who produced the series along with Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner of Plan B, and Michael Sugar of Anonymous Content.


In 2011, Batmanglij's debut feature, Sound of My Voice, co-written with Marling, premiered at the Sundance Film Festival. Shortly thereafter, Fox Searchlight Pictures purchased Sound of My Voice, as well as Batmanglij and Marling's next feature script, The East. Batmanglij also directed The East, starring Marling, Ellen Page, and Alexander Skarsgård. The film premiered at Sundance in 2013.


Batmanglij studied anthropology and English at Georgetown University, graduating in 2002. At Georgetown he met Mike Cahill in a philosophy class. They took a screenwriting course together and co-directed a short film that won the Georgetown Film Festival. Brit Marling saw the film and asked if she could work with them. Several years later, following Marling's graduation, the three friends moved to Los Angeles, California, where Batmanglij attended the AFI Conservatory. For his thesis film, he made a 35mm short called The Recordist (2007), which starred Marling.


Zal Batmanglij (born 1981) is an American film director and screenwriter. He directed and co-wrote the 2011 film Sound of My Voice and the 2013 film The East, both of which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, as well as the Netflix series The OA, which debuted in 2016.

Batmanglij was born in 1981 in France to Iranian parents and grew up in Washington, D.C.. His mother, Najmieh Batmanglij, is a cookbook author; his father is a book publisher. His younger brother Rostam was a founding member of the band Vampire Weekend. Both brothers are gay.