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Azar
Azar (Niki Karimi), the title character of Mohammad Hamzei’s debut feature, isn’t a conventional Iranian housewife. Along with her husband Amir (Hamidreza Azarang) she runs a pizza restaurant as well as racing bikes at motocross. When a catastrophic event occurs, Azar’s life turns into a kaleidoscope of grief, trauma and desperation.
2017 / Farsi dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / 89 mins
Genre: Drama
Programme: Cinema of the World
Premiere: MENA Premiere
Rating: PG
Contains: Adult References and Adult Themes
Director: Mohammad Hamzei
Producer: Niki Karimi
Scriptwriter: Ehsan Biglari
DOP: Peyman Shadmanfar
Editor: Mostafa Kharghe Poosh
Composer: Karen Homayounfar
Cast: Niki Karimi, Hamidreza Azarang, Farid Sjadi Hoseini, Shirin Aghakashi, Houman Seyedi
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