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Festival in Media
Section: Closing Film
Country: Iran 
Year: 2016

 

Take Me Home

Color/B&W/16 minutes

Director: Abbas Kiarostami Editing: Adel Yaraghi Music: Peter Soleymanipour Cast: Biagio di Tonno

აბას კიაროსტამის, თავისი კამერით, იტალიის სამხრეთში გადავყავართ, ხეივნების და კიბეების ლამაზ და მხიარულ ვიდეოებს გვთავაზობს. ეს მოკლემეტრაჟიანი ფილმი რეჟისორის უკანასკნელი ნამუშევარია.

Production: Kiarostami Foundation

 

 Abbas Kiaostami

Born in 1940 in Tehran, Abbas Kiarostami was a graduate of “Painting” from Tehran University’s Faculty of Fine Arts. As a painter, designer, and illustrator, Kiarostami worked in advertising in the 1960s, designing posters and creating commercialsIn 1969, when the Iranian New Wave began with Dariush Mehrjui’s “The Cow”, Kiarostami helped set up a filmmaking department at the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (Kanoon) in Tehran. The department became one of Iran's most noted film studios. He made “The Experience” in 1973 which brought him his first international award from Giffoni Film festival in 1974. He made his first feature films, “The Traveler” in 1974 and his second feature film “The Report” in 1977. In the early 1980s, Kiarostami directed several short films and he made his first post-revolutionary feature film,”Where Is the Friend’s Home?” in 1987 which brought him 5 awards at Locarno Film Festival in 1989 and paved the way for his international recognition. He has received 76 international awards through his film career. At 76, he passed away on 4th of July, 2016 in Paris.

Filmography:

2016: Take Me Home (16’)

2016: Pasajera (9’)

2013: Venice 70: Future Reloaded (1’25”)

2012: Like Someone in Love (109’)

2010: No (8’)

2010: Certified Copy (106’)

2008: Shirin (92’)

2008: Eggs (17’)

2007: Persian Carpet, Episode Is There a Place to Approach?

2007: Chacun Son Cinema, Episode Where Is My Romeo (3’)

2006: Roads of Kiarostami (32’)

2005-2007: Abbas Kiarostami/Victor Erice: Correspondences (97’)

2004: Tickets (together with Ken Loach and ErmannoOlmi, 115’)

2003: Tazieh

2003: Five (74’)

2003: 10 on Ten (87’)

2002: Ten (94’)

2001: Ten Minutes Older (10’)

2001: Sleepers (98’)

2001: ABC Africa (84’)

1999: The Wind Will Carry Us (118’)

1997: Taste of Cherry (99’)

1997: Birth of Light (5’)

1995: LumiereetCompagnie, Episode Dinner for One (1’)

1994: Through the Olive Trees (103’)

1992: And Life Goes On… (91’)

1990: Close Up (90’)

1989: Homework (86’)

1987: Where Is the Friend’s Home? (83’)

1985: First Graders (84’)

1984: Fear and Suspicion (45’)

1983: Fellow Citizen (52’)

1982: The Chorus (17’)

1981: Orderly or Disorderly (16’)

1980: Toothache (24’)

1979: Case No. 1, Case No. 2 (53’)

1978: Solution No. 1 (11’)

1977: The Report (105’)

1977: Jahan-Nama Palace (30’)

1977: Coloring (7’)

1977: A Tribute to Teachers (24’)

1976: Colors (15’)

1976: A Suit for Wedding (57’)

1975: Two Solutions for One Problem (5’)

1975: So Can I (4’)

1974: The Traveler (71’)

1973: The Experience (60’)

1972: Breaktime (14’)

1970: Bread and Alley (11’)

1962-1966: 150 Commercials for Iranian TV

 

1960s: Credit titles