Melbourne recounts the story of a young upstart couple on their way to Melbourne to continue their studies. However, just a few hours before the departure of their flight, they are unintentionally involved in a tragic event where they must deal with the aftermath of their continued deceptions.
A thriller by way of filmmakers as varied as Hitchcock and Polanski.
Schedule for Melbourne
Melbourne is considered 'UNCLASSIFIED 15+'. This session is restricted to persons aged 15 and over unless accompanied by an adult. It is recommended that children under 15 do not attend this session.
Screening Time: 91 mins
Language: Farsi with English subtitles
Format: Feature Colour / DCP
Print Source: Iranian Independents
Director: Nima Javidi
Producer: Javad Noruzbegi
Cast: Peyman Moaadi, Negar Javaherian
Awards, screenings, notes:
- Debut feature from Nima Javidi
- Opened Venice Film Festival in 2014
- Winner of Best Screenplay at the Asia Pacific Screen Awards in 2014
- Winner of Best Film at the Cairo International Film Festival in 2014