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Thriller - Completed 2023

“ZAPATA” is a Dark Comedy, a Crime Film, and a Mockumentary. This film has a socio-political and critical narrative; It depicts the concerns of two young Iranian filmmakers who are not supported in making their films

& Awards

Karlovy Vary IFF 2023
11th Iranian Film Festival Australia 2023
    • Year of production
    • 2023
    • Genres
    • Thriller, Experimental, Second film
    • Countries
    • IRAN
    • Languages
    • FARSI
    • Duration
    • 78 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Danesh EQBASHAVI
    • Writer(s)
    • Karim NIKOONAZAR
    • Producer(s)
    • Iraj TAGHIPOUR (Neshane Ltd.)
    • Synopsis
    • Shahrzad, a young writer, tries to help her cousin, Amir, who struggling to raise money for his next film. She decides to film the different stages of their daily lives through her Cellphone. But Amir puts his life, Shahrzad's and the film they are making, on a course of unexpected events.