The film directed by Masoud Hatami vied at the Contemporary lives section of the 16th edition of the event.
Set in Iran and Armenia, ‘Termites’ is about Tara, a young woman who has lost her mother and brother in the sea near their home in northern Iran when she was a child.
She has never returned there since then. But now, after seven years of marriage, she has made her mind to sell the house; so she has to return there.
On the way with her husband, she talks about her dreams of having a family and children, which causes serious discussions between them.
Maryam Moqaddam, Behtash Sanaeeha, Nahal Dashti, Pasha Jamali, Soudeh Azqandi as well as some Armenian and Dutch actors have appeared in the movie.
Biografilm Festival. Biografilm Festival | International Celebration of Lives is knowned internationally as the cinematic event entirely dedicated to life stories and to the quality cinema.
The 16th Briografilm Festival was held on June 5-15, 2020.