Brief synopsis

    Iranian musicians Negar and Ashkan look for band members to play at a London concert ... and the visa that allows them to leave Tehran to do so.

    Cast

    ActorRole nameVoice actor / SpeakerVoice actor
    Hamed Behdadn.a. [L]
    Ashkan Koushanejadn.a. [L]
    Negar Shaghaghin.a. [L]
    Babak Mirzakhann.a. [SR]

    Crew

    ActivityNameComment
    Digital film compositorMax Marvin KuperCine Chromatix
    ColoristUfuk GençCine Chromatix
    ColoristMarkward WagnerPre-Grade für Cannes Bewerbung
    Director of photographyTuraj Mansuri
    DIT digital imaging technicianTobias Wiedmer
    DirectorBahman Ghobadi
    EditorHaydeh Safi-Yari
    ProducerBahman Ghobadi
    Co-producerMehmet Aktas
    Assistant to producerMaria Perner
    ScreenwriterRoxana Saberi
    ScreenwriterBahman Ghobadi
    ScreenwriterHossein Mortezaeiyan

    Production companies

    CompanyComment
    Mij Film [ir]
    Mîtosfilm, Mehmet Aktas & Iacopo Callico GbR [de]Coproduzent

    Facilities

    DepartmentCompanyComment
    Film Processing/TransfersCine Chromatix KGColor Grading, Conforming
    Sound (Postproduction)K13 Studios Berlin (formerly K13 Kinomischung)

    Awards

    Award winnerYearAwardCategory 
    Bahman Ghobadi2009Festival de Cannes [fr]Un Certain Regard - Special Jury PrizeWinner
    Bahman Ghobadi2009Sao Paulo Intern Film Festival [br]Best Foreign Language Film / Critics AwardWinner
    Bahman Ghobadi2010Miami Film Festival [us]World Competition - Audience AwardWinner