Film Festival

Bandar Band

MA15+ Drama

Sorry, there are no upcoming session times for Bandar Band at Dendy Canberra

Also showing at Newtown


After a long time, some Iranian women singers are going to enter an unofficial competition in a coffeeshop in Tehran. Pregnant Mahla along with the other members of Bandar Band, her husband and one of their closest friends, starts her journey to Tehran from a southern province just when they have lost all they had in the flood. They still keep their hopes alive, however every road they take leads to a deadend in a flood-stricken land. They intend to go to Tehran, but they wonder if it is just another turn around a vicious circle.

Persian Language with English Subtitles.

Dendy Newtown is proud to screen Bandar Band as part of the 10th Iranian Film Festival Australia. The feature presentation will be preseced by a bonus short film:

Release Date 10 June 2021
Running Time 1hr 30m
Rating MA15+ | Mature Audiences
Cast Reza Koolghani, Pegah Ahangarani, Amir Hossein Taheri, Mahdieh Mousavi
Director Manijeh Hekmat

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