A Separation

A Separation

The screening of A Separation in Prague with Leila Hatami, the internationally acclaimed Iranian lead actress of the film

On Friday 13th of February at 20:30, Kino Světozor will host the screening of A Separation; the winner of 2012 Oscar and Golden Globe award for the best film as well as the Golden Bear for best film, best actor and best actress at the Berlinale 2011. 

The screening will be followed by an exclusive Q and A with Leila Hatami.

A Separation (Jodaeiye Nader az Simin) 

Director: Asghar Farhadi, IR, 2011, the Persian / Czech and English subtitles, 123 min

A Separation tells the story of a couple facing a difficult decision: should they move abroad to grant their daughter a better future or stay in Iran to look after the husband's father suffering from Alzheimer's disease? But the situation gets worse when the husband hires a young caretaker for his elderly father and things start going wrong in unpredictable ways.

The tickets cost CZK 110 and are on sale at Kino Světozor's box office.

Leila Hatami is in Prague to lead a film workshop organized for the students of Prague Film School on 10th, 11th and 12th of February during which time she focuses on various approaches to directing - from the perspective of directing and acting. The final, purely practical workshop on February 12th is designed for students of acting and directing where the directing students will direct the acting students under the supervision of Leila Hatami.

Prague masterclasses with respected film personalities from Iran is becoming a tradition now. Also in January and October 2014, the students of Prague Film School had the chance to attend the film workshops by Mani Haghighi, the award winning director of Modest Reception.