IRANIAN FILM FESTIVAL

INDO CINE APPRECIATION FOUNDATION in association with the Culture House of the Islamic Republic of Iran, Mumbai is organizing an IRANIAN FILM FESTIVAL from 18-20 January 2021 and 28-29 January 2021 at Alliance Française of Madras, Chennai.

Venue : Alliance Francaise of Madras, Chennai
Date : 18-20 January 2021 and 28-29 January 2021

Non-members of ICAF, please call on 9840151956/8939022618 before one day for  participation.

1. Under the Smoky Roof/Zire saghfe doodi/2017/Dir.: Pouran Derakhshandeh/111 min/Jan 18/6 pm

Shirin who has problems with her husband and child is searching for a way to communicate with them and solve her family problems but she cannot succeeded in that so reaches a crisis. Her second try to get out of this crisis makes her to confront new challenges. 2 wins & 4 nominations

 

 

2. Azar Shahdokht Parviz & Others/Azar, Shahdokht, Parviz va digaran/2014/Dir.: Behruz Afkhami/114 min/Jan 19/6 pm

Shahdokht who is the wife of the famous actor Parviz, accidentally enters the world of cinema by being cast as an actress in Parviz’s last film and becomes a serious rival for him. He becomes jealous of her and their relationship becomes sour.
2 wins & 3 nominations

 

3. M for Mother/Mim mesle madar/2006/Dir.: Rasool Mollagholi Poor/113 min/Jan 20/6 pm

 

What appears to be a grand love story turns sour when parents-to-be discover that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects, as a result of the mother’s exposure to chemical weapons during the Iran-Iraq war.

4. Hush! The Girls are Not Yelling/Hiss Dokhtarha Faryad Nemizanand/2013/Dir.: Pouran Derakhshandeh/106 min/Jan 28/6 pm

Shirin is supposed to get married in a couple of hours, but she unexpectedly murders a man. The cause of the crime, rooted in her nightmarish childhood, unravels gradually and the real question emerges: Who is the REAL criminal?
6 wins & 1 nomination

 

5. Track 143/Shiar-e 143/2014/Dir.: Narges Abyar/94 min/Jan 29/6 pm

Olfat is raising her children in hardship. She has one daughter and one son called Yonos who works in Kerman copper mine. One day, she finds a note at home with this massage “My friends and I are going to enter the war as soldiers”.
3 wins & 4 nominations

 

Venue : Alliance Francaise of Madras, Chennai
Date : 18-20 January 2021 and 28-29 January 2021

Non-members of ICAF, please call on 9840151956/8939022618 before one day for  participation.

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