Scene from the film Slowly Forgetting Your Faces
Scene from the film Slowly Forgetting Your Faces
Scene from the film Slowly Forgetting Your Faces
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Slowly Forgetting Your Faces

  • Germany
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“I am slowly forgetting your faces,” writes the eldest brother from Iran to his younger siblings in Germany. These left the war and revolution in their homeland a long time ago. Together with his father and uncle, director Daniel Asadi Faezi explores the history of their family. What remains from the time of the revolution are the letters that the young men wrote to each other between the two countries. For 30 years, they have not read these letters. They tell the story of a family divided by politics and religion and open a projection screen for past images.


  • Original title
    Langsam vergesse ich Eure Gesichter
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Daniel Asadi Faezi
  • DOP
    Lukas Nicolaus
  • Editing
    Ulrike Tortora
  • Music
    Andy Ozbolt & Ferdinand Kavall
  • Sound
    Philip Hutter
  • Duration
    80 min (46-90 min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Germany
  • Colour
    • Colour
  • Festivals
    • DOK.Fest Munich, Germany
    • Neisse Filmfestival, Germany
    • Jean Rouch International Filmfest Paris, France
    • DokKa Karlsruhe Documentary Festival, Germany
    • nonfiktionale Bad Aibling, Germany
    • Cinema Iran Munich, Germany
    • Nancy Filmfestival, France
    • DokuBaku International Documentary Festival, Azerbaijan
  • Awards
    • Grand Prix Nanook, International Competition | 41. Jean Rouch Filmfestival is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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