Snow on Pines (Barf roo-ye kajha)

Snow on Pines (Barf roo-ye kajha) 2012

Director: Payman Maadi

Producer: Seyyed Jamal Sadatian

Writer: Payman Maadi

Cast: Saber Abar, Mahnaz Afshar, Vishka Asayesh, Bahare Riyahi, Hossein Pakdel

Screening time: 92 minutes

Print Source: Iranian Independents minutes

Roya, a piano teacher (Mahnaz Afshar), realizes that her marriage to Ali is in a deadlock when she discovers some of her husband’s secrets. In the meantime she meets a young musician (played by indie actor Saber Abar) and has to make a painful choice. This directorial debut from writer and actor Payman Maadi (A Separation), evocatively filmed in black and white, scored best actress award for Mahnaz Afshar and best film and best script awards for Maadi at the 2013 Iranian Film Critics Guild Awards. From writer/director Payman Maadi. Cast Saber Abbar, Mahnaz Afshar, Vishka Asayesh, Hossein Pakdel, Bahare Riyahi.

IFFA Opening Night Film + Gala  - Screens as our Opening Night film in all cities 

Ticket prices include Film and Gala (Free sparkling wine and pom juice, plus DJ party)

Screens in Black & White

Farsi with English Subtitles