Charity concert in support of people who were effected by recent floods in Iran.
ABOUT THE PROJECT:
‘The Long Night’ is the third film by Ali Abbasi.
His last film ‘Border’ won Un Certain Regard at Cannes this year and has been nominated for four European Film Academy awards including best director, best film and best screenplay. Border is also Swedens entry for this years foreign language film at the Oscar awards.
The producer is Jacob Jarek who amongst others co-produced ‘Only God Forgives’ directed by Nicolas Winding Refn and produced ‘Rams’ – winner of Un Certain regard at Cannes in 2015. Jacob also produced Ali’s first film Shelley which premiered at Berlinale Panorama in 2016.
- ‘The Long Night’ is a murder mystery film set in Iran about a serial killer and the journalist who is trying to clear up the murders.
- Initial casting is for some of the leads, who all need to be able to speak Farsi, they could be from Iran or Afghanistan.
- Shoot is October November 2019 in Turkey and Jordan
- This is a coproduction between Denmark, Sweden, France and Germany.
Interesting work by Seemia Theatre and directed by Sara Amini
More info at: https://www.facebook.com/events/120279221915818/?ti=as
Mohsen Namjoo will perform at Union Chapel on Tuesday 17th February 2015.
Call for Artists with 24th October deadline.
NoName Trio will perform at the great Vortex Jazz Club on 22nd September
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A CELEBRATION OF CONTEMPORARY IRANIAN DOCUMENTARY EXPLORING DAILY LIFE IN IRAN AND CINEMADOOSTI (THE PERSIAN WORD FOR CINEPHILIA) ON THE PUBLIC MEMORY AND IMAGINATION.