My Account

Forgot Password?
New to DIFF? Sign up here

Request Password Reset

Please fill out your Email. A link to reset your password will be sent to you.
Already have a DIFF account? Sign in here

Sign up to DIFF

Please fill out the following fields.
Already have a DIFF account? Sign in here

Quick Tickets

Please select your film to proceed

Festival About DIFF Policies Connect
Rollover film poster for options
Share: Twitter Facebook
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
Similar Films
Dir: Vahid Jalilvand
Rating: PG / 104 mins
Dir: Mohammad Rasoulof
Rating: 12+ / 117 mins