30.09. - 09.10.2021

The Need Iran 1991 | 82 min | OV with English subtitles | Colour | FF 2013

rated for 0 + years
Ali, who lost his father in the war, defies his mother and quits school to find work. Through a neighbour, he gets a job on a building site, but the work is hard and the teenager can't cope. When he gets the chance to learn the job of printer, he seizes it. The problem is, there is only one job, but two applicants. A macabre competition begins for the job and thus a better life between Ali and his rival. For Iran, The Need deals with the economic plight of the country and high unemployment extremely critically.
Original title: Niaz
Film type: Fiction Feature
Original language: Persian
Section: Iran Deluxe
Language and subtitles: OV with English subtitles
Director: Ali Reza Davoudnejad
Screenplay: Ali Akbar Ghazi Nezam
Cast: Ali Suri, Tarahom Fathi, Mohammad Reza Davoudnejad, Shohreh Lorestani, Ezatollah Solhju Mehraban
Producer: Ali Vajed Samii
Director of Photography: Hossein Maleki
Music: Mohammad Reza Aligholi
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Editor: Mohammad Reza Moini
Sound: 0
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Format: 35 mm
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