0741 GMT August 24, 2019
Iranian film titled ‘Azar’, directed by Mohammad Hamzeie, will be screened in the 20th Rainbow Film Festival in London today.
The festival, which opened on Sunday, will continue until July 28, IRNA reported.
Famous Iranian actress Niki Karimi is the producer of the flick. The Iranian film has so far participated in a number of international festivals, such as Vancouver International Film Festival, Sheed Persian Film Festival in Dallas, Iranian Film Festival in Canada, the Asian Film Festival Barcelona and the 17th Dhaka International Film Festival.
Produced in 2016, the film is about an Iranian couple, Amir and Azar, who sell their house to open a restaurant. Amir’s cousin Saber also wants to invest in this project. While their partnership is going on well, Saber suddenly decides to use the money he intended to invest in the restaurant for other purposes. This leads to a disaster for Amir and Azar.