Short Films Screening 1: History, archive and memory: an exploration of Iran through different lenses

Alireza Ghasemi and Raha Amirfazli - Solar Eclipse 2021, 15’

Saaghi and her friends head to a park in Tehran to capture the total solar eclipse. As the sun disappears, Saaghi sees something that should have remained hidden.

 

Kaveh Mazaheri – Retouch – 2017, 20’

Maryam's husband has an accident at home. Instead of saving him, she watches him die.

 

Azadeh Moussavi - The Visit – 2020, 14’

After six months, Elaheh is finally allowed to visit her husband, a political prisoner. Elaheh and her daughter Tara have only one day to prepare for this important meeting.

 

Sonia K.Hadad – Exam -2019, 15’

When a teenage girl becomes involved in a drug deal, a series of bizarre events unfolds.