Tahmina Rafaella

Tahmina Rafaella

Tahmina Rafaella DIRECTOR'S BIOGRAPHY Tahmina Rafaella is an Azerbaijani filmmaker and actress. In 2015, she wrote and starred in “Inner City”, a feature film which was funded by the Ministry of Culture & Tourism of Azerbaijan. The film screened and competed at...

Banu

Banu

Banu Color, 16:9, 90min, 2022, Azerbaijan, Italy, France, Iran SYNOPSIS While the Second Nagorno-Karabakh war rages on far away from Baku, Azerbaijan, Banu has four days to find someone to support her in court against her influential ex-husband, Javid. He is trying to...

We Are Half of Population

We Are Half of Population

We Are Half of Population Documentary, Color, Video, 4:3, 47 min, 2009, Iran SYNOPSIS The Women Rights Activists of Iran, consisting of a vast spectrum with different points of view from religious to secular and ordinary women, pose their questions to the 10th...

Sahraa Karimi

Sahraa Karimi

Sahraa Karimi DIRECTOR'S BIOGRAPHY Born in 1985, Sahraa Karimi comes from the second generation of Afghan refugees in Iran. At the age of fifteen, she played as an actress in two Iranian films which brought her to study cinema in Slovakia and graduated with a PHD of...

Vahid Jalilvand

Vahid Jalilvand

Vahid Jalilvand DIRECTOR'S BIOGRAPHYVahid Jalilvand was born in Tehran in 1976. He is a graduate of Tehran University in Theater Directing. Jalilvand started his career as a theateractor and made his stage debut when he was only 15. In 1996, he started working in the...

Sarvnaz Alambeigi

Sarvnaz Alambeigi

Sarvnaz Alambeigi DIRECTOR'S BIOGRAPHY Sarvnaz Alambeigi is an Iranian multidisciplinary artist best known for documentary filmmaking and painting. She graduated from Graphic Art School and studied painting at the University of Art and Architecture in Tehran. She...

Rakhshan Banietemad

Rakhshan Banietemad

Rakhshan Banietemad DIRECTOR'S BIOGRAPHYRakhshan Banietemad, born in 1954 Tehran, began to make documentaries for the Iranian National Television in 1979, right after graduating from the University of Dramatic Arts, Tehran. From 1979 to 1987, she focused on making...

Maydegol

Maydegol

Maydegol Documentary, 74 min, Color, 4K, 2:1, 16:9, 5.1, stereo, Persian and Dari, 2024, Iran SYNOPSIS An Afghan teen girl, with immigrant parents in Iran, strives to pursue her dream of becoming a professional Muay Thai boxer despite her family’s conservative...

Wednsday, May 9

Wednsday, May 9

Wednsday, May 9 Color, 2K, 16:9, 102 min, 2015, Iran SYNOPSIS An unusual advertisement in one of Tehran’s morning papers gathers a large group of people in one place.They think that what's been advertised is the only solution to their problem.The police take care of...

Under the Skin of the City

Under the Skin of the City

Under the Skin of the City Color, 35mm, 95min, 2000, Iran SYNOPSIS This is a film about the life of a woman. Tuba, who works in a weaving factory, is carrying the burden of her husband and four children on her shoulder and trying to make a better life for her...