Akram and Azar two sisters lie about the disappearance of their brother by telling everyone he has fled to Germany. As time goes by, however, the “lie” turns into “reality” in Akram’s mind, so that she believes her brother will come back.
Iran, Islamic Republic of
Susan Parvar, Mahdokht Molaei, Soroush Saeidi, Mohsen Kiani, Morteza Khanjani
Darvash Film, 3bros Film
Festivals / Awards
2020:Torino Film Festival (Italy, Nov) / Winner Best Film and Best Screenplay
2021: Shanghai International Film Festival, Nominated for Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Actress, China
Kaveh Mazaheri, Sepinood Najian
DOP / Camera
Hamed Hosseini Sangari
Kaveh Mazaheri, Soroush Saeidi
Born in 1981 in Tehran, Iran.Kaveh Mazaheri has made five short fiction films and more than twenty documentaries. One of his films named “Retouch” which became very successful in Iranian cinema history has won more than 80 international awards and it was qualified at three Academy Awards qualifying film festivals such as Tribeca, Krakow and Palm Springs in 2017. That’s why many of his prizes are being kept and showcased at the special “Retouch” booth at Iranian Cinema Museum. Moreover, his last film “Funfair” was qualified for Academy Awards 2021.“Botox” is his first feature fiction, which won the Best Film and Best Screenplay at the Torino Film Festival in 2020.