DROWNING IN HOLY WATER

  • Written & Directed by: Navid Mahmoudi
  • Produced by: Jamshid Mahmoudi
  • Director of Photography: Morteza Ghafouri
  • Editor: Nima Jafari Jozani
  • Music: Sahand Mehdizadeh
  • Sound-recordist: Mohammad Shahverdi
  • Sound Design: Hossein Ghourchian
  • Production Company: Asseman Parvaz Film
  • Cast: Ali Shadman, Neda Jebreili, Matin Heydarnia, Sadaf Asgari
  • Technical Specifications : Afghanistan, 2020, Color, 4K, 16 :9, Surround 5.1,85 mins.

Synopsis:
Rona and Hamed are two young Afghans who are in love with each other. Searching for a better life, they have decided to immigrate to Europe but they have to make a big decision to make it happen, a decision that relates to their religion and beliefs.
Director’s Profile:
Born in Parvan, Afghanistan in 1980, Navid Mahmoudi moved to Iran along his family when he was six years old. Having started his professional career as an assistant director, he directed his own short films whilst producing other works. He has produced more than ten TV movies. In 2014, he produced his first feature film "A FEW CUBIC METERS OF LOVE", warmly received by both international critics and the public. In 2016, he directed his first feature film "PARTING", before producing "RONA, AZIM'S MOTHER" in 2018. All three films have been Afghanistan's official Oscar entries.

Feature Films:
2016- PARTING, 2019- SEVEN AND A HALF, 2020- DROWNING IN HOLY WATER.
World Sales:
Persia Film Distribution 9, Mozafari Street, Mirdamad,Tehran, 1545654478, Iran Email: info@persiafilmdistribution.com Web: www.persiafilmdistribution.com Tel: +98 9123184641