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Pooya Razi
  • France, Iran
  • 9"
  • 2019
Thursday 5, 18:15
Sala Compasión
• 50 min.


In recent years in Iran, socio-political circumstances have increased the rate of emigration, making separation a routine in daily lives. This film attempts to examine the experience from the viewpoint of the person who stays behind.

Festivals and awards

2019 FNC (Canada)

2018 Tehran International Short Film Festival (Iran)

Pooya Razi

Pooya Razi is a 34-year-old visual artist living and working in Tehran. Flash Art magazine has described his paintings, which have been exhibited in Tehran, Paris, New York and Dubai–as explorations of “the poetry of the human psyche.” Razi holds a BA in Painting from the University of Tehran Arts Faculty. In 2012 He started to create “The Noise”, his first film. The film was nominated for the Grand Prize- International Competition at Oberhausen International Short Film Festival and officially selected for many important film festivals such as: Clermont-Ferrand Short Film Festival 2015, “Festival du nouveau cinema”. Montreal, Canada, “Glasgow Film Festival” Glasgow, Scotland,2015.

Executive Producers: Katayoun Dibamehr, Avi Amar

Screenwriter: Pooya Razi

Voice: Amirhossein Shahnazi, Negar Yaghmaian

Sound Recordist: Javaad Safari

Music Composer: Javaad Safari

Assistant directors: Parsa Bozorgani, Amirhossein Shahnazi

Foreign producers: Alborz Alavi Siahpoosh, Amirfarhad Esmaeili

Directors of Photography: Pooya Razi, Aram Tahmasbi

Editor: Pooya Razi

Visual effects: Bruno Grassini

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