Documentary, IFFA 2016

76 Minutes and 15 Seconds With Abbas Kiarostami

Genre: Documentary

Screening Time: 108 mins

Language: Farsi with English subtitles

Year: 2016

Format: Feature / Colour / DCP

Print Source: Iranian Independents

Director: Seifollah Samadian

Cast: Abbas Kiarostami, Juliette Binoche, Massoud Kimiai, Jafar Panahi, Ali Reza Raiesian, Tahereh Ladanian, Hamideh Razavi

Scriptwriter: Sahand Samadian

Producer: Mani Haghighi

DOP: Seifollah Samadian

Restricted to persons aged 15 and over unless accompanied by an adult

A documentary tribute to the influential Iranian filmmaker by one of his closest collaborators.

This is a Portrait of an artist, whose exceptional approach to Art and life, defined him as one of the most ardent admirers of life itself. The leading aim of this documentary is to share 76 minutes and 15 seconds of undiscovered moments of Abbas Kiarostami’s life and work, in commemoration of his 76 years and 15 days of creative journey. The shots of this documentary are selected out of hundreds of hours of footages , filmed during 25 years of friendship, inside and outside Iran in various occasions: film festivals, photo exhibitions, photography sessions, artistic events, workshops and some unique moments of his daily life.