Project Description

TRAILER

Ashkan, The Charmed Ring and Other Stories

Directed by Shahram Mokri
Iran | 2012 | 90 min | Unclassified 15+
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
SYNOPSIS

This film crosses five interlocking stories: A police officer who is unhappily in love with a cashier, a sculptor who dreams of emigrating, a young man who constantly tries to commit suicide, and, in the midst of it all, two blind jewellery thieves, who are about to make the heist of their lives. The various threads of the narrative cross each other in unexpected ways, but all the pieces of the puzzle fall into exactly the right place.

FESTIVALS

Winner of Best Director at Tehran Film Festival (2009)
Jury’s Special Mention Pusan International Film Festival (2009)

A Hero

Directed by Shahram Mokri
Iran | 2012 | 90 min | Unclassified 15+
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)

TRAILER
SYNOPSIS

This film crosses five interlocking stories: A police officer who is unhappily in love with a cashier, a sculptor who dreams of emigrating, a young man who constantly tries to commit suicide, and, in the midst of it all, two blind jewellery thieves, who are about to make the heist of their lives. The various threads of the narrative cross each other in unexpected ways, but all the pieces of the puzzle fall into exactly the right place.

FESTIVALS

Winner of Best Director at Tehran Film Festival (2009)
Jury’s Special Mention Pusan International Film Festival (2009)

CREDITS

Scriptwriter & Director: Shahram Mokri
Producers: Mehdi Karimi
Cinematographer: Payam Azizi
Costumes: Negar Nemati
Production Designer: Ladan Kanani
Editing: Arash Rasafi
Music: Abuzar Saffarian

CAST

Mohammad Abbasi
Sadaf Ahmadi
Amir-Hossein Asani

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