Witness

Witness

A mother helps an elderly woman in a shopping mall in Tehran. A tragedy occurs, brutally confronting her with the impact of her actions.


Director Bio

Ali Asgari is an Iranian filmmaker and scriptwriter who was born on 25 july 1982 in Tehran. His short films were screened in more than 700 film festivals. His first feature film had its premieres Venice Film Festival and Toronto Film Festival. He is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Info

  • Directed by:Ali Asgari
  • Written by:Ali Asgari
  • Produced by:Fran├žois Morisset & Laura Jumel
  • Runtime:15 mins
  • Completion Date:May 29, 2020
  • Country of Origin:Iran
  • Country of Filming:Iran
  • Language:Persian
  • Category:International Live-Action
  • Selection:Main Competition - Programme 17
  • In Person Screening Time & Venue:Nov 6th Ballymahon Library 5 - 6pm
  • Online Screening TimeNov 7th 10am - 10pm
  • Links: Instagram

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