Lantouri

Reza Dormishian/115min/2016/Iran/Fiction

SHOWTIMES:

DEC 02 NOV | 19.00 – 21.00 | GRHATAMA

Synopsis

Lantuori adalah nama geng yang beranggotakan para pengusir setan, pencuri, pemeras di Tehran. Pasha, salah satu anggota geng, jatuh cinta pada Maryam, seorang aktivis/jurnalis sosial yang mengadakan kampanye, “No to Violence“. Maryam menolak cinta Pasha dan Pasha menyiramkan cairan asam ke wajah Maryam yang berujung pada hilangnya penglihatan Maryam. Maryam meminta sebuah qesas (penebusan) dan menuntut hukuman eye-for-eye yang sesuai syariat islam.

Lantouri is the name of a gang of exorcists, thieves, blackmailers in Tehran. Pasha, a member of the gang, falls in love with Maryam, a social activist / journalist who has started a campaign, “No to Violence“. Maryam rejects Pasha‘s love and Pasha splashes acid on Maryam‘s face and she loses her sight. Now, Maryam asks for qesas (revenge) and requests eye-for-eye punishment according to the Islamic Punitive Laws. (iranianfilmfestival.ch)

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Director

Lahir tahun 1981 di Tehran, Reza Dormishian mempelajari bahasa Inggris dan terlibat dalam jurnalisme film. Reza Dormishian mulai memproduksi film pendek sejak 2002 dan Hatred adalah film panjang pertamanya, yang diproduksi di Istanbul.

Born in 1981 in Tehran, Reza Dormishian has studied English Language and then he was involved in film journalism. Reza Dormishian started making short films since 2002 and Hatred is his first feature film, produced in Istanbul. (iranianfilmfestival.ch)