Iran feature film ‘Sunless Shadows’ is set to be screened at the 60th Krakow Film Festival in Poland.
Directed by Mehrdad Oskouee, ‘Sunless Shadows’ will be vying at the competition section of the Polish film event.
‘Sunless Shadows’ has been recently named as the 2019 opening film of the 32 International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). The film’s participation in the Dutch event marked its first international appearance.
The documentary narrates the story of five young women who are jailed in a small juvenile detention center for murder.
Through breathtaking monologues, the women clarify the circumstances of the murders and even their motives.
The Krakow Film Festival is one of the oldest and the most recognised events in the world, dedicated to documentary, animated and short feature films. During the eight festival days, the viewers have a chance to watch about 250 films from Poland and from around the world.
The event shall be held between 31 May and 7 June 2020.