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Iran, (France, Germany) 2000-2010

Colour

Farsi with
English subtitles

Aspect ratio 16:9

Dolby Digital 2.0
(& 5.1)

3 DISCS

ART597DVD

The Rafi Pitts Collection
The Film Director Credits Cast Press Quotes Images

THE RAFI PITTS COLLECTION

Rafi Pitts (1967) is an internationally acclaimed Iranian film director who has attained acclaim and prestigious awards around the globe.
He belongs to the Iranian New Wave of Iranian cinema, a movement caused by the intellectual and political movements of the time.

This 3 disc set presents Sanam (2000), DVD premiere in the UK, It’s Winter (2006) and The Hunter (2010), both nominated for Golden Bear award in the Berlin International Film Festival.

SANAM (2000)
Since her husband’s death, Sanam and her son Issa are exposed to an avalanche of problems, which will change the course of their destiny, forcing them to accept a life they never wanted. This affecting drama is issued for the 1st time on DVD in the UK.

IT'S WINTER (2006)
A stranger arrives in town in search of work, whose eye is taken by the beautiful young woman, abandoned by her husband time ago. The film illuminates the plight of a generation torn between a desire to leave their country yet who are bound by blood to home.

THE HUNTER (2010)
This powerful thriller stars writer/director Rafi Pitts as Ali, a man whose world is shattered when his wife and young daughter go missing. A tense and compelling film set against the background of social unrest in Iran.
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