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    Dressage

    Directed by

    Iran

    2018

    95 min

    • Farsi

    Fiction

    Golsa is a 16-year-old girl living with her family in a small town near Tehran. She spends most of her time hanging out with a group of friends. One day the group decide on a course of action the consequences of which will have unexpected results and turn their little bit of fun into something far more complicated. The events that follow radically change Golsa’s perspective on life.

    Awards

    • Special Mention of the of the Generation 14plus International Jury - Berlinale Generation

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cast
    Negar Moghaddam
    Yasna Mirtahmasb
    Baset Rezaei
    Houshang Tavakoli
    Ali Mosaffa
    Shabnam Moghaddami
    Beh Afarid Ghafarian
    Shayan Fasihzadeh
    Rambod Motalebi
    Lotfollah Seifi
    Alizera Sanifar
    Alireza Aghakhani
    Screenplay
    Hamed Rajabi
    Cinematography
    Ashkan Ashkani
    Editing
    Sepideh Abdolvahab
    Music
    Shahab Paranj

    Director's Statement

    The materialistic world and its routine render people's lives shallow. Tragedy occurs when one individual tries to escape the shallowness and others do their best to prevent it.

    Production
    TOUBA FILM
    Production
    DREAMLAB FILMS
    Pooya Badkoobeh

    Pooya Badkoobeh

    Iran

    Born in 1983 in Tehran, Iran, his father was a well-known director and producer of children’s TV and Badkoobeh spent much of his childhood on set. He studied graphic design followed by theatre studies. Since 2003 he has been working in advertising. Alongside this, he has made two short films which have won national and international awards. DRESSAGE is his debut feature film.