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Project Description

Valderama

Australian Premiere | 2016

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Director's Biography
Director's Biography
Abbas Amini is an Iranian director of documentary films. He directed among others Taste of the Sun (2007) and Night Story (2008).

Synopsis

15-year-old Valderama, so called by the townsfolk for his long curly hair, is trying to obtain the ID card he’s never been able to have.
After successfully defending himself from unwanted aggression and fearing the consequences he escapes to Tehran. In the vastness of the big-city he fights to obtain not only love and shelter, but also the personal recognition an ID card brings.

Festivals

  • 66th Internationale Filmfestspiele Berlinale-Generation 14plus, Germany, 2016
  • 3rd Köln Iranian Film Festival, Germany, 2016

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Production Team

Director
Abbas Amini
Country
Iran
Runtime 
91 min
Language
Persian with English Subtitles
Premiere Status 
Classification 
18+
Year
2016
Screenwriter 
Abbas Amini & Hossein Farokhzadeh
Producer
Majid Barzegar
Cinematographer 
Hossein Jafarian
Editor
Majid Barzegar & Hamidreza Barzegar
Cast
Hamed Alipour, Nafiseh Zare, Gity Ghasemi, Assadolah Monjazi

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