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Risk of Acid Rain

Director : Behtash Sanaeeha

First Feature

Manouchehr, a 60-year-old man, does not want to be idle, still goes to the office every day after retirement. His mother wished to see her son married during her lifetime. But Manouchehr was in solitude and had no friends.

 

Writers: Behtash Sanaeeha - Maryam Moqadam

Director: Behtash Sanaeeha

Producers: Rouhollah Baradari – Samira Baradari

Investors: Behtash Sanaeeha - Sajedeh Saraiee - Rouhollah Baradari

Production Manager: Mahmood Mohammad Taeme

Technical Advisor: Kambuzia Partovi

Director of Photography: Mohammad Reza Jahanpanah

Production Sound Mixers: Reza Heidari

Sound Mixer: Hossein Ghourchian

Planner: Samira Baradari

“A” Camera Operator: Hadi Manoucherpanah

Set and Costume Designer: Iranj Raminfar

Make-Up Artist: Kamran Khalaj

Music: Henrik Nagi

Edit: Behtash Sanaeeha

Special Effects: Arash Aghabeik

Visual Effects: Behrouz Bagheri – Nima Eshqipour – Hamidreza Fatourechian

Unit Publicist: Ayda Orang

Gaffer and Colorist: Hootan Haghshenas

Cast:

Mohammad Shams Langeroodi

Maryam Moqadam

Pourya Rahimi Sam

Arsalan Abdollahi

 

 

Director's

Biography

Behtash Sanaeeha born in 1978, is an Iranian writer, director and documentary filmmaker. In his artistic career, he has a successful experience of writing and directing two animated series and a television film. " Risk of Acid Rain " is his first feature filmmaking experience, which won the Best Screenplay award at the 33rd Fajr Film Festival. The film was screened at more than 30 international festivals, and won the "New Talent " award at the Critics' Association Celebration and the "NETPAC" award for the promotion of Asian cinema.

2015

  • Drama /
  • Colour /
  • 105 min /
  • Iran

Festivals

  • 33th Fajr International Film Festival/ Tehran/ Iran/ 2015
  • Iranian Critics and writers of Cinema Ceremony/ Tehran/ Iran/ 2015
  • 11th Zurich International Film Festival/ Swiss/ 2015
  • 5th “Iranian Cinema” Prague Film Festival/ Czech Republic/ 2015
  • 17th Mumbai International Film Festival/ India/ 2015
  • 6th London Iranian Film Festival (UKIFF)/ England/ 2015
  • 26th Stockholm International Film Festival/ Sweden/ 2015
  • 20th Iranian Film Festival at Smithsonian Institution/ Washington DC, U.S.A/ 2015
  • 14th Pune International Film Festival/ India/ 2015
  • 22th Persian Film Festival in Museum of Fine Arts/ Boston/ U.S.A/ 2015
  • 39th Goteborg International Film Festival (GIFF)/ Sweden/ 2016
  • On Screen at Les Cinémas du Grütli Geneva/ Switzerland/ 2016
  • 27th International Film Festival at UCL University/ U.S.A/ 2016
  • 3th Iranian Film Festival “Visions of Iran” Cologne/ Germany/ 2016
  • 4th Paris Iranian Film Festival/ France/ 2016
  • Screening in Film Museum, "Iranian cinema program”/ Frankfurt/ Germany/ 2016
  • The Colombo International Film Festival/ Sri Lanka/ 2016
  • 5th NETPAC Australia Film Festival/ Australia/ 2016
  • “Iranian Independent” International Film Festival Pune/ India/ 2016
  • Munich Iranian Film Festival/ Germany/ 2016
  • 19th Revelation Perth International Film Festival/ Australia/ 2016
 

Awards

·         Winner of" Best Script Award” at the 33th Fadjr International Film Festival/ Tehran/ Iran/ 2015

·         Winner of “New Talent Award” and Best actor award at Iranian Critics and writers of Cinema Ceremony/ Tehran/ Iran/ 2015

·         Winner of “Best Film Award” at the 5th NETPAC Australia Film Festival/ Australia/ 2016

·         Winner of “Audience award” at the 5th “Iranian Cinema” Prague Film Festival/ Czech Republic/ 2015

·         Winner of “Special Jury Award” at The Colombo International Film Festival/ Sri Lanka/ 2016