OPENING FILM

A Hero

Schedule: 27 Nov | Sat | 18.00 | Empire XXI Studio 1, 2,3,4 & 5
Indonesian Premiere

Memento International, Asghar Farhadi Production
Iran
127 minutes
2021
Fiction
Director: Asghar Farhadi
Writer: Asghar Farhadi
Producer: Asghar Farhadi, Alexandre Mallet-Guy
Cast: Amir Jadidi, Mohsen Tanabandeh, Fereshteh Sadrorafaii, Sahar Goldoust, Sarina Farhadi, Saleh Karimai

Unable to pay his debt, Rahim has to go to prison. During a two-day leave, he tries to convince his creditor to withdraw his complaint against the payment of part of the sum. But things don’t go as planned.

Tidak dapat membayar hutangnya, Rahim harus masuk penjara. Selama cuti dua hari, ia mencoba meyakinkan krediturnya untuk menarik pengaduannya terkait pembayaran sebagian dari jumlah hutangnya. Tetapi hal-hal tidak berjalan seperti yang direncanakan.

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Director’s Profile

Asghar Farhadi

Iranian writer-director Asghar Farhadi came to international prominence with A Separation (2011), winner of the Oscar® for Best Foreign Language Film and the Golden Bear and Prize of the Ecumenical Jury at the Berlin International Film Festival. His other films include The Past (2013), winner of the Prize of the Ecumenical Jury at the Cannes Film Festival; The Salesman (2016), another Best Foreign Language Film Oscar winner; and Everybody Knows (2018).

Penulis-sutradara Iran Asghar Farhadi menjadi terkenal di kancah internasional dengan film “A Separation” (2011), yang menjadi pemenang oscar kategori Best Foreign Language Film and the Golden Bear dan Prize of the Ecumenical Jury di the Berlin International Film Festival. Film-filmnya yang lain termasuk “The Past” (2013), pemenang Penghargaan Ecumenical Jury di the Cannes Film Festival; “The Salesman” (2016), pemenang Oscar kategori Best Foreign Language ; dan “Everybody Knows” (2018).