Project Description

About The Salesman

2018       Iran       65 minutes       15+

The Salesman is Asghar Farhadi’s seventh film that won two trophies for the Best Actor and Best Screenplay at Cannes Film Festival in 2016 and the Academy Award for the Best Foreign Language Film in 2017. About The Salesman is a documentary about Farhadi’s method of filmmaking during development, pre-production, production, and post-production, with interviews with Asghar Farhadi and the analysis of the renowned Iranian and international film critics about The Salesman and Farhadi’s cinema.

Tahmineh Monzavi

Tahmineh Monzavi (born 1988 in Tehran) belongs to the young generation of promising Iranian woman photographers with a body of work that embodies a mature vision along with a unique and comprehensive outlook on the subjects. She received her BA in photography from Azad University but had begun her activities as a documentary photographer prior to that in 2005 when her passionate eye was enthralled by the existing but [...]

Vahid Sedaghat

Vahid Sedaghat was born in Tehran in 1983. He is an Iranian producer and writer. After studying film editing at the University of Applied Sciences, he produced View and Some Frame to Death. His most well-known film is “Persian Pasta”, about Iranian students in Italy. Films at Persian Film Festival

Director
Vahid Sedaghat, Tahmineh Monzavi
Language
Persian with English Subtitles
Classification 
15+
Screenwriter
Vahid Sedaghat, Tahmineh Monzavi
Producer
Vahid Sedaghat, Tahmineh Monzavi
Cinematographer 
Vahid Sedaghat, Tahmineh Monzavi
Editor
Vahid Sedaghat
Cast
Asghar Farhadi, Michel Ciment, Godfry Cheshire, Peter Bradshaw, Hooshang Golmakani, Philippe Rouyer, Fabio Ferzetti, Mehrzad Danesh

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