Iranian “Inversion” at 9th Jaipur International Film Festival


TEHRAN (ISNA) –Iranian film “Inversion” (Varoonegi) has been nominated for the 9th Jaipur International Film Festival due to be held January 7-11, 2017.

  Inversion is a 2016 Iranian film directed by Behnam Behzadi. It was screened in the Un Certain regard section of 2016 Cannes Film Festival.

Behzadi’s feature film narrates the story of an unmarried 30-year-oul girl Niloofar who lives with her mother. As Tehran's air pollution reaches maximum levels, doctors insist that her mother must leave smoggy Tehran for her respiratory health. Following that, Niloofar’s brother and family elders decide that she must also move away to accompany her mother.

Niloofar is torn between family loyalty and living her own life and pursuing a potential love interest.

Iranian film has been selected from among 1664 applications received from around 100 countries across the world.

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