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The White Lake

Director: Mehdi Heydari, 2014, Iran, 20 minutes, Cast: Tagi Torkamany, Toran Malkara, Abdollah Mohammad Zadeh

Urmia, West Azerbaijan province. Just an old couple still stands at the lake dried up in a stark environment of a vast salt desert. A great little story of expectation and hope.

Screening with: The Buffalo


The White Lake
Saturday, Sep 25th, 05.30 PM

Mehdi Heydari

Mehdi Heydari was born in 1998 in Bonab, East of Azerbaijan province. He graduated in sound from the University of IRIB. He has produced over 30 documentaries on Iranian culture. ‘White Lake’ is his latest film as a director.