Short Film Project Danube

Austria/Iran production


A short film by Parisa Ghasemi       -         Producer: Ashkan Nematian (CLOSEfilm) / Teofilm

 

ACTOR: SAEED ZAREI

DOP: Sorin Dragoi, RSC

EXCUTIVE PRODUCER

MOHAMMADREZA RASOULI 

 

Austria/Iran production

March. 2018, FICTION

Location: Linz, Austria

20:00 Minutes

4K

2.35 : 1

DCP

Stereo

 


CALL FOR ACTRESS

We are looking for an actress for the role of Setareh in the film.

      Setareh characteristic : Setareh is an Iranian 30 years old woman who lives in Linz, Austria for about 6                 years. She has married with an Austrian guy, after finishing her study at Art university in Linz. His brother           travels from Tehran to visit Setareh and her Husband Simon at their home. 

 

 

We are looking for a talented actress with the following Characteristics:

  • Iranian who can speak Persian and intermediate English. Basic German language ability is also desired.
  • Between 25-35 years old.
  • Has some film experiences.
  • Is interested in team work.
  • The possibility to come to Linz Austria for the shooting time (March 2018)*

         *We will provide you an invitation letter to the embassy, your accommodation and food in Linz at the                          production time.

 

If you are interested, please contact us on CONTACT 

 


CALL FOR SPONSORS

 

 

 If you are interested in collaborating with this film project as a Sponsor, partner or financier,

  please contact us on CONTACT 

 


PARTNERS


About Director

     Parisa Ghasemi

 

Born 1987 in Iran,  lives in Linz, Austria.
studied bachelor and master of Film in Art university of Tehran Iran and involved in different short film productions while seven years of her study. After finishing her study, she decided to come to Austria for development of her artistic point of view. Since 2014 she started her master of time-based media in university of art and design Linz. She is interested in fiction films, experimental dance videos and video art. She is also active in film festival coordinating and curating.
Her last film "Residency", a 27 minute short fiction film has been in several festivals around the world, and has won the best film in new classic film festival in USA.

 

 

WWW.parisaghasemi.jimdo.com

 AWARDS AND HONORS

 

• Selected as the best long short film at the New Classic Cinema Film festival by the Film   Residency, Seattle,       USA, 2017.

• Nominated for the best long short film at the New Classic Cinema Film festival by the Film  Residency,

  Seattle, USA, 2017.

• Nominated for the best director at the New Classic Cinema Film festival by the film  Residency, Seattle, USA,

   2017.

• Nominated for  the best supporting actor (Sakher Almonem) at the New Classic Cinema Film  festival by the

  film Residency, Seattle, USA, 2017.

• Participated in Asian Film Center global fest  by the film: “Residency”, Kolkata, India, 2017

 

• Participated in “Red Finch Film Festival” by the film: “Residency”, Orem, Utah, USA,  2017

• Participated in BestOff Kunstuniversität Linz  by the film: “Residency”, Linz, Austria,   2017

     Wilhelm Schwind( BestOff Film curator):

     "Residency covers the production of an exciting dance project: a traumatic  experience is featured  within a

      rehearsal  space, which leads to questions of experience, trust, closeness and will power ideally depicted

      using the means of film."

• Participated in “Tanzhafen Festival Linz” by the film: “Residency”, Austria 2017

• Talents on Stage Austrian Cultural Forum  by the film “Residency”, Tehran, Iran, 2017

• Production the Short film “Residency”, Linz, Austria, 2016

• Production the Short film “The Wolf”, Linz, Austria, 2016

• Studententum III video presented in body sound Space, Linz, Austria, 2016

• Studententum III video presented in Kapu, Linz, Austria, June. 2015

• Studententum III video in body sound space, Linz, Austria, 2015

 

• Third place among 50Students in BA study, Art university of Tehran,Iran,2011

• now.Member in the National Organization of Elites, Iran, 2007

• Third place among more than 60.000 participants in national university entrance examination of Art (and 1st

   place in dramatic art), Iran, 2007

• Member in development of Exceptional Talents National Organization (NODET), Iran,1999 – 2014

 

EDUCATION

 

2014 – now     MA in Time-based media, university of art and design Linz, Austria

2011 – 2014      MA in Film, Art university of Tehran, Iran

2007 – 2011          BA  in Film- Camera, Art university of Tehran, Iran

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

Jan.2015              The video art Foxconn exhibited in OK Offenes Kulturhaus, Linz

May.2012             The Documentary film The Light the Sound Stand up Broadcasted in Iran 

                             national television for national teacher day.

2011                    Videos for Pharmacy national conference, Tehran, Iran

2008                Group photo exhibition in Ferdos cultural center, Tehran, Iran

 

 

FILMOGRAPHY

 

Directing and Screenplay:

2017                     Residency

2013                     Fears and Hopes

2011                     The girl alone,

2008                     Rhino, Today without me and you,

2007                     A paper of my heart

 

Camera:

2012                     The Light the Sound Stand up, Ka, Parvandeh

2011                      The girl alone,

2008                      An unexpected event,

 

Edit:

2017                       Residency

2008                       Rhino, Today without me and you

 

Experimental & dance Video

2015                      Studententum I,II,III 

2014                      Foxconn  (Video Art)

 

FESTIVAL ORGANISATION TEAM

 

Film coordination & curating at Tanzhafen festival linz, Austria.

Production Team at  Crossingeurope international film festival, Linz, Austria.

Member of core team at  Kinophilia international Kinokabaret , Linz, Austria.

Member of Festival Team at Nahal student short film festival, Teheran, Iran.

 

 

WORKSHOPS PARTICIPATED

 

A Workshop during Nahal short film festival with Asghar Farhadi

A Workshop during Nahal short film festival with  Naser Taghvayi

One semester of cinematography workshop with Mohammad Aladpoush

One semester of cinematography workshop with Esfandiar Shahidi

Two semester of cinematography workshop with Ali Loghmani

One semester of screenplay workshop with Farhad Tohidi

Five Months Film directing workshop with Alirza Raeesian

One semester of Edit workshop with Bahram Dehghani

One semester of sound design workshop with Amir-Hossein Ghasemi

One semester of film music workshop with Fardin Khalatbari

 

 

LANGUAGES

English

German

Persian

 


About Producer  AND CLOSEfilm

Ashkan Nematian

 

 

born 1988 -Iran/ lives and works in Linz / Austria

After Ten years of working in the field of photography and after six years of intensive work in the film, he traveled to Austria to study media. From October two thousand and fourteen He has started to study timebaseed and interactive media at the University of Arts and Industrial Design Linz . His works (Photos and videos) have been exhibited in numerous international exhibitions and festivals.

 

 

Portfolio: www.ashkannematian.jimdo.com

• WINTER SEASON 2017 WINNER

  selected as the best long short film at the New Classic Cinema Film festival by the film Residency, Seattle,

  USA, 2017.

 

• nominated for the best long short film at the New Classic Cinema Film festival by the film Residency, Seattle,

  USA, 2017.

 • nominated for the best director at the New Classic Cinema Film festival by the film Residency, Seattle, USA,

  2017.

 • nominated for  the best supporting actor (Sakher Almonem) at the New Classic Cinema Film festival by the

  film Residency, Seattle, USA, 2017.

 • Participated in “Red Finch Film Festival” by the film: “Residency”, Orem, Utah, USA 2017 

 • Participated in BestOff Kunstuniversität Linz  by the film: “Residency”, Linz, Austria, 2017 

     Wilhelm Schwind( BestOff Film curator):

     "Residency covers the production of an exciting dance project: a traumatic experience is featured within a          rehearsal space, which leads to questions of      taexperience, trust, closeness and will power – ideally

       depicted using the means of film."

 • Participated in Asian Film Center global fest  by the film: “Residency”, Kolkata, India, 2017 

 • Participated in “Tanzhafen Festival Linz” by the film: “Residency”, Austria 2017 

 • Talents on Stage Austrian Cultural Forum  by the film “Residency”, Tehran, Iran, 2017

 • Production the Short film “Residency”, Linz, Austria, 2016

 • Production the Short film “The Wolf”, Linz, Austria, 2016 

 • As Director of Photography (DOP) Participated in “ A time during the day” Short film, 2016 

 • As Director of Photography (DOP) Participated in “Crossing Europe film festival Linz” by the film: “ein feste

  Karakter”,  2016

 • Screening in museum of contemporary art Ars Aevi, Sarajevo in March by the film "Dummy" 2016

 • Production the Short film “Dummy”, Linz, Austria, 2016

 • Studententum III video presented in body sound Space, Linz, Austria, 2016

 • Studententum III video presented in Kapu, Linz, Austria, June. 2015

 • Studententum III video in body sound space, Linz, Austria, 2015

 • Production the film “An OrdinaryWaltz II”, Linz, Austria, 2016

 • Participated in “Crossing Europe film festival Linz” by the film: “An Ordinary Waltz”, 2015

 • Participated in “See.me” photography festival, New York, USA, 2013

 • Photo projection onto a massive skyscraper in “See.me” photography festival,  New York, USA, 2013

 • Participated in film market of “Clermont” film festival, by the films: “like a secret that the movement unfold

   that” and “The Unexpected Event”, France, 2010

 • Published Photos in the book: “Wet Lens” (a selection of the best photos of Markazi province), Iran, 2009

 • A group photo exhibition in “AZAD UNIVERSITY”, 2009

 • Participated in “WELSE” photography festival, England, 2009

 • Jury’s special award in “SIMREH” photography festival, 2009

 • Selected in “Image of Year” photography festival, 2007 and 2008

 • Participated in “THE BETTER LIFE” photography festival, 2008

 • The fifth award in “ASHURA” photography festival, Iran, 2008

 • Participated in “international short film festival of Tehran” by the film: “like a secret that  the movemen

    unfold that”, 2007

 • Jury’s special award in “ABRANG” photography festival, 2007

 • Jury’s special award in “ROSHD” photography festival, Iran, 2007

 • Participated in “UNICEF” photography festival, Germany, 2007

 • Participated in “ART UNIVERSITY” photography festival, Iran, 2006

 • Appreciated as the best artist of the Province Markazi, Iran, 2006

 • The second award in “GRAPHIC” festival, Arak, 2006

 • Participated in “ASHURA” photography festival, Iran, 2006

 • The second award in “CHILDREN” photography festival, Iran, 2006

 • A solo photo exhibition, Iran, 2006

 • A group photo exhibition, Iran, 2005

 • The third award in “FADJR” photography festival, Iran, 2005

 

 


 

ACTOR 

 

SAEED ZAREI


 

 

Executive  producer

 

Mohammadreza Rasouli


About Teo Film and Sorin Dragoi, RSC (DOP)

TEO-FILM                       Schwarzmannstr. 4. 80798 münchen            tel +49 89 5795564 5

 so@teo-film.com         alina@teo-film.com                                            www.teo-film.com 

 

 

 

1994 Founded TEO-FILM & Music Production & Publishing Munich Production of cinema and TV, documentary films, directing, screenplay, camera, editing and equipment rental, as producer several times funded by FFF-Bayern

 

 

 

Film project (a selection) production

 

Je suis Griotte, Kurzfilm Frankreich -Entre midi et 15h, 15', Kurzfilm TEO-Film, Paris

Residence, 30’, 2017, Kurzfilm von Ashkan Nemetian si Parisa Ghasemi – Equipment 

Flirten auf Russisch, Doku, 70’ (ARTE, 2013)

Paraíso, Doku 92’/ 35mm (ARTE 2004), Kinoauswertung durch Kairos Filmverleih, Göttingen Bester Film beim Dokfilmfest in Cadiz (Spanien), Bester Dokumentarfilm auf dem Festival de Film de Santiago de Cuba, Publikumspreis beim Lateinamerik. Filmfestival Bad Endorf, etc. 

 

Co-production and production provision (also equipment)

 

Geschwister, 120’ Kinofilm 2016, Debüt Markus Mörth, Produzent Nominalfilm/ Produktionsbeistellung Equipment, technisches Team

 

Agnieszka, 88’Kinofilm 2013 Debüt Tomasz Rudzik, Kordes&Kordes Prod., Equipmentbeistellung/Schnitt, Bayerischer Filmpreis (Nachwuchs 2015), etc.

 

Le monde qui nous perd (Alexandra Badea) Fiktion 30' Paprika Films Paris, 2015 - Equipmentbeistellung 

 

Die Krypte, franz.rumänischer Kinofilm 2012 von Cornel Gheorghita, - Equipmentbeistellung 

 

Desperados on the Block, 90’ coProduktion Regie: Tomasz Emil Rudzik, Abschlus Produktion: Toccata Film, München, 2009 (Kinoauswertung durch Toccata Film), Gewinner des Nachwuchsförderpreises des , Nominierung für den Max-Ophüls Preis, Nominierung für den New Directors Award d. Sebastian IFF, Nominierung für den First Steps Award,

 

Mode, Mädchen und ein Mann, Serie Doku-Fiction 5 x 45’ über die Modeschule München (ARTE, 2007, produktion design und postproduction) 

 

Treu im Kleinen, Doku 45’ (ARD/WDR, 2001)

 

Die letzten Venezianer, Doku 52’, (ARTE 2000), Horres Filmprod., Mün., Deutscher Kamerapreis Qualifiziert für den Dokumentarfilm-OSCAR 2002, im Kino in den USA, etc.

 

Music production

 

CD-Album ‚Paraiso’, 2003 - Madera Limpia 

CD-Album ‚La Corona’, 2007 - Madera Limpia

 

Diverses

 

Filme diverser Art und Formate (Imagefilme, Videoclips, soziale Filmprojekte) Dienstleistungen im Bereich Kamera und Schnitt Kamera-Equipment-Verleih