IFFA 2016, Feature Film

Sound and Fury (Khashm-o Hayahou)

Screening Time: 95 mins

Language: Farsi with English subtitles

Genre: Drama

Year: 2016

Format: Feature / Colour + B&W / DCP

Print Source: DreamLab Films

Director: Hooman Seyedi

Producer: Saeed Saadi

Cast: Tanaz Tabatabaei, Navid Mohammadzadeh, Rana Azadivar, Saeed Changizian

Scriptwriter: Houman Seyedi

Director of Photography: Peyman Shademanfar

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

Khosro, a pop singer, lives a hectic life with his wife Tina and their son Moez. His life is further complicated when he begins a love affair with a female fan. When a terrible event ensues, it obliges the lovers to each recount their side of the story in pursuit of the truth. Indeed, wherein lies the truth? In sound or in fury? And what is the impact of fame on the private lives of individuals? The film won Special award for Best Director at Fajr, Tehran and features a spectacular performance from rising star Navid Mohammadzadeh.