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Roxie Theater: We Are All Together (Ma Hameh Ba Ham Hastim)
July 21, 2019 @ 4:15 pm - 6:15 pm
After some unsuccessful attempts to save a bankrupt airline, the owner needs to gather some suicidal individuals to go according to her new plan. But due to an incident, everything turns out completely different.
Cast: Mehran Modiri, Mohammad Reza Golzar, Leila Hatami, Vishka Asayesh, Hanieh Tavassoli, Pejman Jamshidi, Mani Haghighi, Javad Ezati, Soroush Sehat, Hassan Majouni, Mehran Ghafourian, Nader Fallah, Sirous Gorjestani, Ali Shadman, Reza Naji, Siavash Cheraghipour, Sam Nouri.Directed by: Kamal Tabrizi. Written by: Pedram Poor Amiri, Hossein Amiri, Mohammad Davoodi. Producer: Reza Mirkarimi. Executive Producers: Jalil Shabani, Sajad Alijani.
It would be better not to put a lot of pressure on some people since if it gets too much, they will be so fed up with living and try to create a campaign for supporting human extinction! Then we would not be able to understand why sometimes some people try to commit mass suicide just like whales!
Born in 1957 in Tehran, Kamal Tabrizi is internationally best-known for his MATERNAL LOVE which won many prestigious awards in Berlin, Cairo, Montreal, Zlin, Seoul, etc. A graduate of cinema from the College of Cinema and Theatre of Arts University, Tabrizi began his film career
as cinematographer, screenwriter, editor, and director of short films in 1979. Tabrizi directed his debut feature, THE PASSAGE, in 1988, but his LEILY IS WITH ME established him as a successful cineaste in the national scene. He also made some TV series – i.e. LEILY IS WITH ME and THE AGE OF REBELLION. His groundbreaking venture, THE LIZARD, was a domestic box-office hit and received the audience award in Fajr and the best Asian film award in Montreal 2004. In 2005,
Tabrizi made A PIECE OF BREAD which brought him the best director award from Spiritual section of Fajr International Film Festival. In 2008, he presented two crowd pleasers: THERE’S ALWAYS A WOMAN which won Audience Award at Fajr 2008 and TV Series SHAHRIAR, a portrayal of a contemporary poet, which marked a successful attempt in Iranian television.
Feature Films: 1988-The Passage; 1990- On The Altar Of Love; 1993- End Of Childhood; 1995- Leily Is With Me; 1998- Maternal Love; 1999- Sheyda; 2003- Wind Carpet; Sometimes Look At The Sky; 2004- The Lizard; 2005- A Piece Of Bread; 2008- There’s Always A Woman; 2010- The Reward; 2011- Calm Streets; 2014- Sensitive Floor; 2015- Sweet Taste of Imagination; 2016- Mina’s Option: 2018- Sly; 2019 – We Are All Together.
Iran, 2019, DCP, 2K, Color, 95 mins. In Farsi with English subtitles.