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IFFR 2021 Limelight

EXCLUSIVE: Trailer for IFFR title Mitra


- The new film by Dutch-Iranian director Kaweh Modiri is world-premiering in the Limelight section of the 50th IFFR

EXCLUSIVE: Trailer for IFFR title Mitra
Mitra by Kaweh Modiri

Thirty-seven years after her daughter was executed in Iran, Haleh finds the woman who betrayed her. The traitor, now a loving mother herself and freshly arrived in the Netherlands, does not recognise Haleh, and trusts her as an older and wiser countrywoman. While Haleh is plotting her revenge, she gets to know the perpetrator better than she would have liked to.

This is the plot of Mitra [+see also:
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interview: Kaweh Modiri
film profile
, the new feature by Dutch-Iranian director Kaweh Modiri, set to world-premiere in the Limelight section of the 50th IFFR (1-7 February).

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Mitra is a Dutch-German-Danish co-production, produced by BALDR Film, IGC (In Good Company) Films and Snowglobe. The world sales are handled by Dutch outfit Nine Film.

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