Tehran (ISNA) – Iranian feature film “Bandar Band” directed by Manijeh Hekmat will be screened at the competition section of International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne.
The International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne will be staged online due to coronavirus pandemic. The event will run from June 15-20, 2021.
In its 19th international presence, “Bandar Band” will compete at the International Women’s Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne.
The Iranian film has already participated in several international festivals including Toronto, Zurich, Mill Valley and etc…, and won Best Film Award at Kolkata International Film Festival.
“Bandar Band” is about some Iranian women singers who are going to enter an unofficial competition in a coffee shop in Tehran.
Pregnant Mahla along with the other members of Bandar Band, her husband and one of their closest friends, start their journey to Tehran from a southern province just when they have lost all they had in a flood.
They still keep their hopes alive, although every road they take leads to a dead-end in a flood-stricken land. They intend to go to Tehran, but they wonder if it is just another turn around a vicious circle.