A sharp snapshot of the young and rebellious generation of the Iranian middle class, BENDING THE RULES follows an enthusiastic theater group that passionately rehearses for a life-changing opportunity to perform abroad. Little do they know that their common dream can bitterly crumble if only they get to know what their lead actress is hiding from them?
Behnam Behzadi graduated from the Faculty of Cinema and TV in Tehran and directed his feature debut, “Before the Burial” in 2008 which is considered among the strongest titles of the recent Iranian cinematography. Bending the Rules is Behzadi’s second feature film and has been successfully received in world renowned film festivals such as Tokyo, Warsaw and Sao Paulo.
DIRECTED BY: Behnam Behzadi
LENGTH: 93′ min.
LANGUAGE: Farsi, Czech and English Subtitles
Kino Svetozor (Big Hall): Saturday 10.01.2015 – 15:45
Bio Oko:Friday 09.01.2015 – 18:00