Driving Lessons

Premier Iberoamericana

  • MUESTRA CORTOMETRAJES INTERNACIONALES

Iran / 2019 / Persian with Spanish and English subtitles / 12

  • Director 

    Marziyeh Riahi

  • Producer: 

    Babak Rezaei, Marziyeh Riahi

  •  

    Marjan Riahi

  • Photography: 

    Majid Gorjian

  • Cast: 

    Linda Kiani, Alireza Sanifar, Salar Khamseh, Sanaz Mesbah

SCREENINGS

  • Mar 7 - 15:30 Cine Colombia (Paseo de la Castellana) 4

SYNOPSIS

Bahareh is having driving lessons, but in Iran the law states she must be accompanied by her husband because no woman can be left alone with a male instructor. Bahareh is a young woman and her husband, quite a bit older than her, is traditional and controlling. A telling film about some of the laws women have to contend with on a daily basis in their battle for equal rights.

CONTACT & PRESS KIT

Marziyeh Riahi marziyeh.riahi@gmail.com

DIRECTOR

Marziyeh Riahi

Marziyeh Riahi

She is Editor in Chief of Short Film News, the first website specialized on short films and documentaries in Asia, was established in 2004. She is graduated in Cinema and Film directing. Also she is a member of The Network For Promotion of Asian&Asia Pacific Cinema (NETPAC) and member of Iranian Society of Film Critics&Writers (ISFCW). 

MUESTRA CORTOMETRAJES INTERNACIONALES