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Scenes from A Separation

Director: Vahid Sedaghat, 2019, Iran, 77 minutes, Cast: Asghar Farhadi, Mike Leigh, Jean-Claude Carrier, Ebrahim Golestan

A documentary about the process of making the Oscar-winner film, A Separation. From the development until the post-production, Farhadi himself talk this process through. Mike Leigh, Jean-Claud Carrier, and Ebrahim Golestan also talk about Asghar Farhadi’s filmmaking method.

Screening with: Asho


Scenes from A Separation
Saturday, Sept. 19th, 09:15 PM

Vahid Sedaghat

Vahid Sedaghat was born in Tehran in 1983. He is an Iranian producer, director, and writer. After studying cinema at the University, he made some short movies like “View” and “Some Frame to Death” and then established the company “Tolou Film” in 2004, where a number of fiction and documentary films have been made. He is also the line producer of some documentary and fiction films like “we’ll get used to it”(2009) & Komur (2018). His most well-known film is “Persian Pasta”, about Iranian students in Italy (2011).