Mashti Esmaeil

Mashti Esmaeil

Mashti Esmaeil

2014 / Iran / 60min

Despite his blindness and old age, Mashti Esmail walks three hours every day to till his rice paddies. The open-hearted old man fills everybody around him, including his wives, with his friendly optimism. The portrayal of everyday reality is depicted with cinematographic sensitivity reminiscent of Still Life, a 40-year old classic of Iranian cinema.

Details

  • Original title
    Mashti Esmaeil
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Mahdi Zamanpoor
  • Dir. of Photo.
    Mahdi Zamanpoor
  • Editing
    Mahdi Zamanpoor
  • Music
  • Sound
  • Duration
    60 min
  • Year
    2014
  • Country
    • Iran
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Audio Tracks
    PER
  • Subtitles
    ENG
  • Production
  • Distribution
    IRIB Media Trade
    Iran
    e-mail: shfilmfestivals@gmail.com

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