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Tomorrow we are free Germany 2019 | 97 min | OV with German subtitles | Colour | FF 2019

Hossein Pourseifi

HOSSEIN POURSEIFI (*1976) came to Germany from Iran with his family at the age of nine. He became known as a director and screenwriter for his award-winning short film Punched & Punished/Falsche Freunde. Tomorrow We Are Free is his first feature length film.

rated for 0 + years
A German-Iranian family from the GDR longs for its home and its freedom and gets caught up in the Islamic Revolution of 1979. A gripping historical drama based on actual events. Iran, February 1979. After the fall of the Shah, the Islamic Revolution sweeps the land. Full of love and hope, the young chemist Beate (Katrin Röver) follows her husband Omid (Reza Brojerdi), an Iranian dissident living in the GDR, to his home country. But after the initial euphoria the situation for Beate and her 8-year old daughter quickly deteriorates. While the new, revolutionary government turns into an ever more ruthless regime, Beate’s family have to make a fateful decision.

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Orig. Title: Morgen sind wir frei
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: German, Persian
Tags:
Director: Hossein Pourseifi
Screenplay: Hossein Pourseifi
Cast: Katrin Röver, Reza Brojerdi, Luzie Nadjafi, Zar Amir Ebrahimi, Payam Madjlessi, Sima Seyed, Morteza Tavakoli, Enissa Amani
Producer: Mohammad Farokhmanesh,Ali Samadi Ahadi,Armin Hofmann,Frank Geiger
Sprachfassung: OV with German subtitles
Music: Ali N. Askin
Director of Photography: Patrick Orth
Production Design: Petra Klimek
Editor: Katharina Schmidt, Ali Samadi Ahadi
Commissioning Editor: Götz Schmedes (WDR), Barbara Häbe (arte)
Format: dcp
Printsource:
German Distributor: Little Dream Pictures GmbH
World Sales:
Production: Little Dream Entertainment GmbH
Contact: Annika Schulz, Little Dream Pictures GmbH: schulz@littledream-pictures.com

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