Ahmad Bahrami's second directorial production will vie for best film award at the competition section of the 13th edition of the Croatian event, which will run on November 29 to December 05, 2020.
‘The Wasteland’ tells the story of a lonely man who works as a supervisor in a bricklaying factory as a go-between. The owner of the factory once brings together all the workers and tells them something that changes their lives.
The flick has been praised by film critics at the 77th Venice International Film Festival in Italy, where it received the FIPRESCI award of the event.
Established in 2011, the Subversive Film Festival runs in two competition categories of the contemporary European and international films.