The doc directed by Mahmoud-Reza Sani, will soon be screened in Iranian theaters after appearing in international film festivals.
The unveiling ceremony will take place on Tuesday, September 15, 2020 in Tehran.
The film depicts late Abbas Kiarostami’s worldview and his perspective on life and cinema.
In the doc, Kiarostami is portrayed as a child who is exploring new games. As he says, cinema for him is like a game that allows him to step into his childhood.
‘Kiarostami and His Missing Cane’ has won some honors at different global events, including the best documentary feature at the 4th Salto Independent Film Festival in Uruguay.
Kiarostami was a multiple award-winning Iranian filmmaker. He was honored at more than 300 film events around the world, including the Cannes Film Festival in 1997, where he won the Palme d'Or for his masterpiece ‘Taste of Cherry’.