Film Festival

Cinema City

MA15+ Romance Comedy

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Also showing at Newtown


Join us for the international premiere of CINEMA CITY, a homage to the history of Iranian film! Davood is a cinema projectionist who loses his job at the onset of the Islamic Revolution in 1979. The revolutionaries burn down the theaters and Davood who loves movies is forced to set up a home theater in his basement. During this time he also falls in love with Elham, who is the daughter of a hardcore revolutionary. Her father is strongly opposed to cinema and does not approve their marriage...
The movie, apart from Davood’s story scenes, is also a collection of 120 scenes from the history of Iranian cinema pre-1979.

Persian Language with English Subtitles.

Dendy Newtown is proud to screen Cinema City as part of the 10th Iranian Film Festival Australia. 

Release Date 10 June 2021
Running Time 1hr 40m
Rating MA15+ | Mature Audiences
Cast Hamed Komeili, Anahita Dargahi, Babak Karimi, Hediyeh Tehrani, Jamshid Mashayekhi, Fardin, Malek Motiee
Director Keyvan Alimohammadi, Aliakbar Heydari

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