Tahera Hashemi started acting when she was 14. She participated as an actress in different international Festivals in India, Sweden, Afghanistan and Belgium. She worked with international directors from US, Norway, France, Germany and Iran. In 2010 she started to study direction in the University of Kabul. Last she performed in the piece War Zone, directed by Lydia Ziemke, in Ballhaus Ost in 2015-2016.