Eskandari is a graduate of the USC School of Cinematic Arts. His first short, "The Taking" was the winner of 'Best Horror Film' at Stan Winston's ScreamfestLA. The film propelled him to nationwide exposure when he was chosen by Steven Spielberg, from a pool of 12,000 filmmakers, to participate in the FOX reality competition 'On the Lot.'His controversial Cannes feature debut "Victim" was distributed theatrically by IFC Films.Eskandari has continued to direct international music videos and commercial promos across the globe from Shanghai to Bali to Rome. He has been interviewed by Forbes, BBC, Cinemafantastique' and Fangoria Magazine. Currently, he's completing post production on the feature film "The Gauntlet" starring International stars Bai Ling and Warren Kole of USA current hit show "Common Law."