0822 GMT September 18, 2021
Directed by Qasideh Golmakani, the seven-minute short film features renowned Iranian actor Reza Kianian and Iranian-German actress Sima Bürgin. The film was shot in Russia and Iran, according to IRNA.
It portrays a woman who decides to leave her husband after many years of married life. The short film has participated in over 30 international festivals.
Golmakani has made several shorts, including ‘Limbo,’ ‘Violet’ and ‘Online Shopping,’ which have been screened in several international events.
Golmakani has been selected for the international competition jury of the 3rd Cortos en Grande Short Film Festival in Chile and documentary competition jury of the Batumi International Art-House Film Festival in Georgia.
Ahora Es Corto presents a varied cultural program that has as its central axis the international short film competition. It also offers numerous parallel activities distributed throughout a week of the festival.