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Gaze (Negah)

Director: Farnoosh Samadi, 2017, Iran/Italy, 15 minutes, Cast: Marzieh Vafamehr, Amirreza Ranjbaran, Babak Karimi, Pedram Ansari, Safoura Kazempour, Gholamreza Rahimi

On her way back from work a woman witnesses a crime happening on a bus and she has to decide if she should reveal it or not.

Festivals & Awards:Locarno Film Festival, Busan International Film Festival

Screening with: Disappearance + Speaker


Saturday, Sept. 22nd, 09:15 PM

Farnoosh Samadi

Farnoosh Samadi is an Iranian filmmaker who graduated from the Fine Art Academy in Rome, Italy. The Silence, her first short film co-directed by Ali Asgari, had its world premiere in competition at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival. Her second short film, Gaze, had its world premiere at the Locarno Film Festival.