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Melbourne

15 yrs 93 minutes 2014 6.6

Melbourne is Iranian director Nima Javidi's debut film. In their apartment in Tehran, Amir and Sara are packing their belongings for the move to Australia. It's only a few hours before the flight leaves and there is a lot to do. Relatives visits them to say goodbye, everything must be packed, and the phones just keep ringing. And on top of that – the couple agree to babysit their neighbors’ baby. When it’s time for departure, something happen that put everything on hold. The film won a prize for Best Screenplay at Stockholm Film Festival 2014. Björn G. Stenberg at Upsala Nya Tidning writes that "Melbourne is a moving and strong drama about how everything can be wrong without the slightest intention or cause."

The film is not playable outside of Sweden
Category: Feature film
Genre: Drama
Director: Nima Javidi
Actor: Payman Maadi, Negar Javaherian, Mani Haghighi
Country: Iran
Language: Persian

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