The Chasing

This film is about immigration. It's about those people who leave Iran due to the shortage of job opportunities. They leave the country illegally with their idea of the future being blurry and uncertain. In this film, a young father who is a street peddler in Iran gets himself ready to immigrate to a European country.

  • Armin Ebrahimi
  • Armin Ebrahimi
  • Salar Blansh, Rashid Atghia
    Key Cast
  • Project Type:
  • Runtime:
    11 minutes 30 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 1, 2016
  • Country of Origin:
    Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Country of Filming:
    Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Language:
  • Shooting Format:
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  • Film Color:
    Black & White
  • First-time Filmmaker:
  • Student Project:
  • 15th Dhaka International Film Festival
    January 15, 2017
Director Biography - Armin Ebrahimi

Armin Ebrahimi studied Graphics in Tehran and started designing covers and posters. He studied cinema-related courses at different private institutes. At the age of 19 he began his professional career as a film critic, writing cinema-related articles for some of the most prestigious newspapers and magazines in Iran; Magazines like ''Film Magazine'' and newspapers like Shargh Daily, Etemaad Newspaper and Tehran Today. He soon became a member of Bandar-e-anzali's branch of ''Iranian Youth Cinema Society'', and currently runs the weekly film programs there and acts as the primary film critic. He has directed one documentary and one short film for Anzali's ''Youth Cinema Society''.

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