Great Are the Eyes of a Dead Father

Docmaniacs Collective info@docmaniacs.com Facebook Instagram Great Are the Eyes of a Dead Father | چشم‌های بیدار پدر مرده In a picturesque French village, a poet dreams of his father’s homeland. Listening to recordings of his father’s voice, he longs for a place he never really knew. A Creative Documentary by Afsaneh Salari 30′ | 4K […]

The silhouettes | خانه

Docmaniacs Collective info@docmaniacs.com Facebook Instagram A Creative Documentary by Afsaneh SalariProduced by Afsaneh Salari & Jewel MarananProduction: Docmaniacs, Cinema Is Incomplete80′ | 4K | 2020 | Iran & Philippines World Premiere: Visions du Réel 2020 | Jury Special Mention for Best Film Request preview link and presskit:afsaneh.salari2@gmail.comthesilhouettesfilm@gmail.com At the height of the Soviet invasion of […]

If Freedom Were a Song

Docmaniacs Collective info@docmaniacs.com Facebook Instagram Growing up in a loving middle-class family in Tehran, my older sister Nasreen used to fill our apartment with her beautiful voice. She loved music and gave me the courage to become a filmmaker. Today, Nasreen is trapped in an arranged marriage to Mohamad, who disapproved of her singing. She’s […]

The scent of salt

Docmaniacs Collective info@docmaniacs.com Facebook Instagram A Creative Documentary by Sepideh Jamshidi Somewhere in a forgotten village among the mountains of central Iran, some elderly women work tirelessly in a salt mine. They are seasonal workers and work only in the dead heat of summer. They wait the rest of the year for the mountain to […]

The forbidden strings | تارهای ممنوعه

Docmaniacs Collective info@docmaniacs.com Facebook Instagram A Creative Documentary by Hasan Noori Produced by Afsaneh Salari & Hasan NooriProduction: Docmaniacs CollectivsIran, Afghanistan & Qatar  72’ | 4K | World Premiere: IDFA 2019 World sales: Docmaniacs Request preview link: afsaneh.salari2@gmail.com They’ve been making music together for years, despite the disapproval of the people around them. Akbar, Soori, […]

Singing the silences

Docmaniacs Collective info@docmaniacs.com Facebook Instagram A PhD art research conducted by Hoda Siahtiri-In assosiation with Sint Lucas Antwerpen and The University of Antwerp AbstractSinging the Silences is an ongoing artistic PhD research of Hoda Siahtiri. The songs of nomadic women of Bakhtiari, freely express the emotions and opinions of their female creators concerning different aspects […]