Special tribute-Abbas Kiarostami

TAKE ME HOME 16 min

TAKE ME HOME

Iran 16 min 2016 Colour Persian

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Abbas Kiarostami

Abbas Kiarostami (born 1940, Tehran; died 2016, Paris) studied at the College of Fine Arts of the University of Tehran, and originally worked as a graphic designer, book illustrator, and advertising filmmaker. In 1969, he co-founded the cinema division of the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults (Kanoon) in Tehran. Since 1970, when he was 30 years old, he directed numerous films for which he received important awards and prizes all over the world, among them the Prix Roberto Rossellini at the Cannes Film Festival (1992), the Palme d’Or at the Cannes Film Festival for Taste of Cherry (1997), UNESCO’s Fellini gold medal (1997), the Konrad Wolf Preis of the Academy of the Arts, Berlin (2003), and the Praemium Imperiale (2004) awarded by the Japan Art Association.

About Movie

Abbas Kiarostami takes his camera to south of Italy and shows us a beautiful and playful video of alleys and stairs there.

Cast and Crew

DIRECTOR

Abbas Kiarostami

PRODUCER

Kiarostami Foundation

YEAR

2016

LANGUAGE

Persian

DURATION

16 min

EDITOR

Adel Yaraghi

Cast

Biagio di Tonno

COLOR / BLACK & WHITE

Colour

MUSIC

Terdsak Janpan

SOUND RECORDING / SOUND DESIGN

Ensieh Maleki