Discovering the Next Generation of Iranian Filmmakers©


Director: Koosha Afrasiabi, 2021, Iran, 12 minutes, Cast: Homayoun Ershadi, Siavash Cheraghipoor, Khatereh Hatami, Navid Siah-Tiri, Soheil Mostajabian

A prominent doctor returns to his office building after a few days. But something strange is happening in the building. He enters his neighbor’s apartment to give the neighbor a passport he dropped on the hallway floor. Soon after that, he realizes he entered a trap laid out for him for a thing he did in the past.

Screening with: Shorts Program #2


Sunday, Sept. 19th, 12:00 PM

Koosha Afrasiabi

Koosha Afrasiabi was born in 1992, Tehran, Iran. He is a dramatic literature student at the faculty of art and architecture of the Islamic Azad University of Tehran, center branch.

He has attended filmmaking classes with Iranian director, Farzad Motamen, since 2016 and has made several short films including Keyvan which is the first short film he directed, produced, and wrote. Passport (2021) is his latest film.