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2017 Wine Country Film Festival

Retouch

Directed by Kaveh Mazaheri

Iranian Films / Iran/ / Crime Drama / 19 mins

Plays In:
Iranian Shorts

Kenwood Depot
September 23, 2017 1:00 pm

Description

In the corner of the home, Maryam’s husband does weightlifting. Suddenly, the weight falls on his throat and puts him between life and death. Maryam tries to save him, but she just decides to stop helping and stand and watch her husband’s death. After she makes sure her husband is dead, gathered her stuff and goes out with her child. During the day, she pretends her husband is got disappeared and she does not have any news.


Director's Bio

Born 1981 in Tehran, Iran. An interest in cinema led Mazaheri to begin writing film criticism for Iranian magazines after graduating from college in 2004. His first short film, Tweezers (2007). To date, he has made three independent short films and more than twenty short and long documentaries for some broadcasts. He is the editor and author of a great many projects aside from his own. Some of the films he has directed include “Soori’s Trip” (Doumentary, 2009), “Labyrinth” (Docudrama Series, 2013, 15 Episodes), “Cockroach” (Fiction Short, 2015) and “A report about Mina” (Doumentary, 2015)
His last documentary “A report about Mina” was official selection of many international film festivals around the world, and won “Special Mention Prize” from Yamagata Documentary Film Festival (Japan 2015)



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Plays In:
Iranian Shorts

Kenwood Depot
September 23, 2017 1:00 pm