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And Me, I´m Dancing Too

Dutch premiere
Available online: 22/03/2024
Director Mohammad Valizadegan
Czechia and Germany 2023
20 minutes
Farsi
Saba is in love with the art of dance, but struggles with the daily oppression of women in Iran.

Synopsis

Saba, an Iranian girl, is a dancer. She wants to be indifferent to her surroundings and manifests this self-being and freedom with her body. She is in love with the art of dancing, the art of letting go and living away from conventional bonds. But this art of being is forbidden in an ultimately religious state that ignores the very basic human rights. The film is an honest portrait of the daily oppression women have to deal with in Iran towards the path to freedom.

This film is part of the online program but accessible only in the Netherlands.

This film is currently not available.

Saba, an Iranian girl, is a dancer. She wants to be indifferent to her surroundings and manifests this self-being and freedom with her body. She is in love with the art of dancing, the art of letting go and living away from conventional bonds. But this art of being is forbidden in an ultimately religious state that ignores the very basic human rights. The film is an honest portrait of the daily oppression women have to deal with in Iran towards the path to freedom.

This film is part of the online program but accessible only in the Netherlands.

Full credits

Section
Competition Shorts and International Short Film Competition
Director
Mohammad Valizadegan
Production countries
Czechia and Germany
Production year
2023
Duration
20 minutes
Producer
Kaveh Farnam, Farzad Pak
Distribution
Europe Media Nest s.r.o.

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