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Ocean Behind the Window

Director: Babak Nabizazadeh, 2020, Iran, 91 minutes, Cast: Mohammad Azadi, Hadiseh Karami

In a small and remote island, people live under hardship. Borhan is an adolescent who has made an interesting decision to help his family and to introduce the island. He collects a group, holds a carnival, and performs traditional music and theatre for tourists. Their life on the island boost and more tourists come. But there is a big problem in their way.

Screening with: Gelak


Ocean Behind the Window
Saturday, Sept. 19th, 01:15 PM

Babak Nabizazadeh

Babak Nabizadeh was born in 1975, in Tehran. He obtained a BA in Theater and Dramatic Literature in 1996. His artistic career began in 1996. He has been the assistant director and programmer in some feature films. Some of his short films have been awarded in national and international festivals. The Ocean behind the Window is his first feature film.

2020: The Ocean Behind the Window │ Fiction, 91 min, HD, Color, Iran
2014: Lightening in Army Boots, Fiction,15 min, color, Iran.
2012: The Hope, Fiction, 7 min, color, Iran.
2011: Empty Handed but Standing Strong, Fiction, 14 min, color, Iran.
2009: My Absent, Fiction, 7 min, color, Iran.
2007: For your Eyes, Fiction, 10 min, color, Iran.