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‘Sunless Shadows’ to be presented at Cannes Market

Iranian documentary ‘Sunless Shadows’ is set to be presented at the Cannes Film Market.

Iranian documentary ‘Sunless Shadows’ has been selected to appear at the Cannes online Film Market, the Marché du Film.

Made by Mehrdad Oskouee, 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 74-minute documentary has gone on screen at several global events, including the 19th DocPoint - Helsinki Documentary Film Festival in Finland, the 17th Big Sky doc filmfest and the Museum of Modern Art in the US, the 17th True/False Film Fest in the US, the 18th Geneva International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights in Switzerland, and the 16th ZagrebDox in Croatia.

The documentary will be distributed by the France-based Dreamlab Films distributor.

The Marché du Film is an annual event for the professionals in the film industry to connect.

Filmmakers, buyers, distributors and others come see the event as an opportunity to introduce their works and connect to each other.

The event will take place on June 22-26, 2020.

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