A personal and intimate take on the dashed hopes of the notorious presidential elections in 2009, the film captures a young Iranian actress who wants to rekindle what has been lost between herself and her boyfriend by video diaries recorded amidst the latest pre-election campaigns in Tehran.
Crafted with confidence and in a graceful tone, the film challenges the ways in which we remember the most important points of our lives.
Director: Ali Razi
Premiere: Jihlava IFF
Iran, France, 2018, 52’, Farsi, EN + CZ subtitles
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Born in 1978, Ali Razi is an award-winning filmmaker and theater director. Many of his original projects mix elements of documentary and fiction while exploring the relationship between the individual and power. His first film, Twenty Days That Shook Tehran, has been screened at numerous festivals.
Things We Do Not Say is Ali’s latest documentary which premiered at the Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival.