THE GRAVELESS / Hamchenan ke Mimordim

Fulfilling the will of their departed father, three brothers and their only sister drive to a village in the middle of nowhere where he had asked to be buried. A dark cloud of doubt overshadows their journey as no one knows the village and its relation to their father.

A captivating and enigmatic debut feature, The Graveless is a powerful and timeless tale of men and women is search of a meaning for their tragic loss.

Director: Mostafa Sayari

Premiere: Venice IFF

Iran, 2018, 70’, Farsi, EN + CZ subtitles


Thursday  17. 1.     18:15 – Světozor Big Hall   BUY TICKET

Saturday  19. 1.     18:30 – Světozor Small Hall    BUY TICKET

Wednesday 23. 1. 18:30 – Cinema Art TIC (Brno)    BUY TICKET 

Friday 25. 1.            18:30 – Film Europe Cinema (Bratislava)   BUY TICKET 



Born in 1989, Mostafa Sayari studied psychology before he began working in the field of cinema. He started his career in film by writing and directing several shorts before he co-wrote and directed his first feature film, The Graveless.

The film premiered at the Venice International Film Festival, marking the rise of a young and genuine persona in Iranian cinematography.