FERESHTEH, DAUGHTER OF AHMAD

By Hassan AKHONDPOUR

PAYA FILM TOOS - as PROD

Drama - Completed 2015

Fereshteh’s father has gone bankrupt due to the troubled economy during Iran’s nuclear sanctions years. The family has sold their house to free the father and they are now living in a small, dilapidated house. The creditors pressure Fereshteh for their money and hurt her feminine family. Farzaneh, F

Festivals
& Awards

JIFFO 2016
Winner of Best Writing, Best Production Design and Best Costume Design
Marbella Film Festival - Spain 2016
• Nominated for the best film and the best actor
Mediterranean Film Festival Cannes 2016
Best Feature Film
San Luis Obispo 2017
The Official Sellection
    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Drama, Family
    • Countries
    • IRAN
    • Languages
    • FARSI
    • Budget
    • 0 - 0.3 M$
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Hassan AKHONDPOUR
    • Writer(s)
    • Hassan AKHONDPOUR
    • Producer(s)
    • Ebrahim ASGHARI
    • Synopsis
    • The film depicts how the Iranian families were in crisis because of the economic problems and the lack of money during the presidency of Dr Ahmadinejad and Iran’s economic sanctions, while some opportunists and profiteers made big embezzlement's by taking advantage of the economic conditions of the market. During the years 2012 and 2013, all Iranian people were after a big change in the political and economic ties between their country and the world and the election of President Dr Rouhani and his positive promises made the people more hopeful. Unfortunately, however, the families have received drastic blows and the Iranian family has sustained a big would whose healing will take many years.
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