Discovering the Next Generation of Iranian Filmmakers©

Lunch Time

Director: Alireza Ghasemi, 2017, Iran, 15 minutes, Cast: Khorshid Cheraghipour, Roya Bakhtiari, Peiman NaemiSiavash Cheraghipour

A 15-year-old girl deals with the responsibility and harsh bureaucracy of having to identify the body of her mother.

Festival: Cannes Film Festival, Palm Springs Film Festival

Screening with: Mohey


Lunch Time
Saturday, September 23, 5:15 PM

Alireza Ghasemi

Alireza Ghasemi, born in 1990 Iran, received his bachelor degree from Tehran University of Art in film directing. He is currently a film studies master student at the Cinema and Theater Department of Tehran University of Art. He was the director of the 11th Nahal Student Short Film Festival, and later became a member of the Nahal Academy. In addition to writing and directing several short films, he has founded The Globe International Silent Film Festival in 2015.