Posts in IFFA 2012
Here without me (Inja bedoone man) - 2011

This contemporary Iranian adaptation of Tennessee Williams' The Glass Menagerie, portrays the clash between the dreams and the harsh reality of a struggling single-parent family in contemporary Tehran. The mother, works hard in a factory, her sole dream find a match for her impossibly shy daughter who in turn dreams of an impossible love; her son dreams mostly through cinema.

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The Last Step (Peleh ye Akhar) - 2012

This ironic tale is narrated from beyond the grave by Khosro (Ali Mosaffa), who dies in a ridiculous accident, but lingers round his film star wife, Leila (Leila Hatami), reviewing their complicated but loving marriage. He hangs round the set where she is trying to finish shooting the film begun before he died. Previously unexplained truths dawn on him but Leila, who manages to insert her perspective into the story, still has some secrets.

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