The Baby

Ali Asgari/15 minutes/2014/Iran/Hybrid

SHOWTIMES:

Light of Asia 5

01 December 2016, 19:00 WIB
Gedung Societet, Taman Budaya Yogyakarta

Synopsis

Narges dan temannya hanya punya waktu beberapa jam untuk menemukan orang yang bersedia mengurus bayinya selama beberapa hari.

Narges and her friend have just a few hours to find someone to take care of her baby for some days.

Trailer

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Director

Ali Asgari

Ali Asgari lahir di Teheran, Iran. Ia adalah seorang mahasiswa film di Italia. Ia memulai kariernya sebagai asisten sutradara dan setelah menggarap beberapa film pendek dan panjang ia mulai membuat filmnya secara independen. Film pendeknya telah diputar dalam banyak festival film di seluruh dunia. Ia adalah alumnus Berlinarle Talent Campus 2013. Film pendeknya yang berjudul More Than Two Hours dinominasikan untuk Palme d’Or di Cannes pada tahun 2013 dan diputar dalam kompetisi Sundance Festival Film dan 300 festival film lainnya di dunia. Filmnya telah memenangkan lebih dari 100 penghargaan internasional. Film terakhirnya The Baby diputar perdana dalam kompetisi di Venice Film Festival 2014. Naskah film panjang pertamanya terpilih di Cannes Cinenfoundation Residence.

Ali Asgari was born in Tehran, Iran. He is a student of cinema in Italy. He began his career as an assistant director and after working in several short and feature films he started to make his films independently. His short films have been screened at numerous film festivals around the world. He is an alumnus of Berlinale Talent Campus 2013. His short film More Than Two Hours was nominated for a Palme d’Or at Cannes 2013, and was screened in competition of Sundance Film Festival along with other 300 festivals around the world. His films have won more than 100 international awards. His last film The Baby was premiered in competition of Venice Film Festival 2014. His first feature film script is selected at Cannes Cinefondation Residence.