180° Rule
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    180° Rule

    Khate Farzi

    Directed by

    Iran

    2020

    83 min

    • Persian

    Drama

    A school teacher from Tehran is preparing to attend a wedding in northern Iran. When her husband suddenly forbids her to go, she makes a choice that will place her on a painful path to atonement.

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    Cast
    Sahar Dolatshahi
    Pejman Jamshidi
    Screenplay
    Farnoosh Samadi
    Cinematography
    Masoud Salami
    Editing
    Meisam Molaei
    Music
    Peyman Yazdanian
    Sales
    PLUTO FILM
    Production
    ALI MOSAFFA PRODUCTIONS
    Farnoosh Samadi

    Farnoosh Samadi

    Iran

    To describe Cinema, how I feel about it, is such a difficult thing to do; one of the reasons that makes me an enthusiast about filmmaking is that unparalleled power of creation, narration, and shaping up worlds and stories that I have in mind.

    Farnoosh Samadi is an Iranian Director & Scriptwriter who graduated from the Fine Art Academy in Rome, Italy. Her scripts include; MORE THAN TWO HOURS (2013), nominated for a Palme d’Or at Cannes and a Grand Jury Prize at Sundance Film Festival, and THE BABY (2014), which premiered at the Venice IFF. She co-directed and wrote her first short film, THE SILENCE (2016), which was nominated for a Palme d’Or at Cannes. Her second short film GAZE (2017), premiered at Locarno qualified for the Academy Awards. She became a member of the Oscar Academy in 2018. 180° RULE (2020) is her first feature film and premiered at Toronto. She has appeared on the jury of several prominent film festivals.

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