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International Competition
THE ROLE

Iran, Italy, 2018, 11′

A woman accompanies her husband for an audition. The thing that happens there leads her for an important decision…

Tirana International Film Festival, Albania, 2018
Tehran International Short Film Festival, Iran, 2018
PÖFF Shorts – Short Film & Animation Festival, Estonia, 2018
Tenerife Shorts, Spain, 2018.

Farnoosh Samadi
Director
Farnoosh Samadi
Director

Farnoosh Samadi is an Iranian filmmaker, who has graduated from Fine Arts Academy in Rome. She
worked as co-writer in Ali Asgari’s award winning short films. She is also co-writer of a feature film, with
Ali Asgari, which was developed at “Cinefondation Residence”, in Cannes. The Silence, her first short
film, co-directed by Ali Asgari, had its world premiere in competition at Cannes Film Festival, in 2016.
Gaze is her second short film, which had its world premiere in competition of Locarno Film Festival, in
2017.

Ensieh Maleki
Sound Designer
Ensieh Maleki
Sound Designer

Ensieh Maleki was born in 1978, in Arak, Iran. She studied sound recording for TV and cinema at “IBIR”
University of Iranian Broadcasting in Teheran, and sound designing and mix for film at London South
Bank University (2008) and Bournemouth University (UK, 2010). Since late 2012, she has been working
as a sound designer and re-recording mixer in cinema,contributing to several projects casted in Iran and
abroad, especially for post-production “Moon Studio”.

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