redheakarim lakzadeh filmmaker
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Karim LAKZADEH (Filmmaker)
Born in 1986- Shiraz, Iran, after graduating from Theater School in 2004 he studied in the major of TV Directing. First he focused on story writing for the films and theater and his story; I AM SPELLED won the prize in and reciting the play Fortress, won the best Experimental Theater direction award.
Then he made 6 shorts, which were successful in local festivals and award in the different festivals (details are in the filmography section), before making his first feature Foroud, as his graduation film.
Farhad has returned to his birth village after years. His brother, Reza, wants him to stay and help him get their inherited land back from their uncle. Suddenly, Reza dies and gets involved in Farhad’s life in another form. They begin a journey to the woods of spirits for revenge; an Odyssey-like journey of self-awareness; a journey to the past and future.
Winner Best Director at Russia’s Eurasia Film Festival
Film Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg