Date: 15 Oct, 2019 - Time: 19:10


Films

• KUPAL


Short Summary : 

Kupal is the story of a hunter and a taxidermist, called “Dr. Ahmad Kupal”. On the last day of the year, moments before the turn of the year, he faces an unexpected challenge. 


Film Biography :

CATEGORY: NARRATIVE FEATURE
GENRE: DRAMA 
Shooting Format: 4K 
Frame rate: 25 fps 
Aspect Ratio: 1.78 (16x9 VIDEO)
LANGUAGE: PERSIAN
SUBTITLE: ENGLISH 
RUNTIME: 99 MIN
Picture Format: COLOUR
Sound: Dolby digital, Stereo
Exhibition Format: DCP 
PRODUCT OF 2017


YOU CAN'T BE ALONE IN THIS WORLD!


Credits:

Cast
Levon Haftvan
Nazanin Farahani
Pouria Rahimi Sam
Hossein Shamsabadi
Vahan Salimzadeh
Mojtaba Alizadeh
Mitra Asiaee
Hossein Qayebi Shabahang
And Sharon (Starring as Haiku)

The Rest of the Cast
Behrouz Nameni
Hassan Shamsabadi
Amir Feizabadi
Mohammad Ali Maskani
Ali Akbar Maskani
Mehdi Abbasi
Saeed Fazelipour
Maryam Shahroudi
Elham Nami
Ebrahim Akbari

Directing Crew
Scriptwriter and Director: Kazem Mollaie
Artistic Advisor: Mohammad Akbari
First Assistant Director and Program Coordinator: Mehrnoush Hosseini
Script Supervisor: Safoura Barsan
Second Assistant Director and Behind the Scenes’ Photography: 
Khalil Khosrovani
Still Photographer: Ali Delakabadi
Press Relations: Hadi Alipanah

Camera Crew
Director of Photography: Majid Gorjian
First Camera Assistant: Arash Sasani
Filming Crew: Ali Mohammadi, Farhad Shokri, Abbas Ataie, Arash Mirzakhani, Mostafa Amiri
Cinemobile: Amir Hossein Ahmadi
Technical Support: Reza Tahmoores, Mojtaba Tahmoores (T.R.C)

Set and Costume Crew
Production Designer: Mohammad Akbari
Costume Designer: Mitra Asiaee
Prop Assistant: Majid Majidi
Accessories: Mehdi Majidi
Scene Manager: Hossein Qayebi Shabahang
Sculptor: Hadi Arefi, Hamid Arefi
Costume Designer Assistant: Afsaneh Haddad

Production and Logistics
Executive Producer: Siamak Kashef Azar
Production Manager: Mitra Mehtarian
Production Supervisor: Hassan Shamsabadi
Procurement Manager: Omid Dareyni
Assistants for Production and Logistics: Saied Yusefi, Hossein Monidri
Transportation: Ali Eslami Moghaddam

Make-Up Crew
Make-Up Artist: Mahmoud Dehghani
Assistants: Afshin Aslani, Mina Aslani

Sound Crew
Sound Recordist: Hamed Samadzadeh
Sound Designer and Mixer: Hosseyn Ghourchian


Music Crew
Music Composer: Babak Mirzakhani
Assistant: Arman Nasiri
Musicians: Arman Nasiri, Sepehr Karbasian, Farshad Pasdar, Mohmmad Hossein Moharrami, Babak Mirzakhani


Editing Crew
Editor: Emad Khodabakhsh, Kazem Mollaie
Assistant: Hadi Ahmadi

Visual Effects & Title Designer: Amir Mehran
Thanks to: Masoud Taghi Momeni
 
Color Correction: Saman Majd Vafaie
Graphic Designer: Taha Zaker
Logo Designer: Abtin Arad
 
Animal Trainer: Mohammad Talebi
Assistant: Bahram Rajaiefar
 
Distributor Advisor: Ali Asgari
Subtitle Translator: Hoda Lezgi
Official Movie Site: Behrang Parnian



Thanks to
Organization of Cinema & Audiovisual Affairs of Iran’s Ministry of Culture and Islamic Guidance
The Department of Environment of Tehran Province
Office for Natural Museums and Genetic Reserves
The Department of Environment of Khorasan Razavi Province
Sabzevar Governor’s Office
Sabzevar City Islamic Council
The Department of Environment of Sabzevar
Abadaniye Diyar Sarbedaran Institution of Sabzevar
Sabzevar Municipality
Organization for Parks and Landscape Areas of Sabzevar
University of Medical Sciences and Healthcare Services of Sabzevar
Police Department of Sabzevar
Public Relations Office of Sabzevar Prison
Parto San’at Technical and Engineering Company of Sabzevar
Department for Roads and Urban Development of Sabzevar
Department of Culture and Islamic Guidance of Sabzevar
Chahar-Yek Memar Engineering Group
Asia Furniture Company of Sabzevar
Kaj Fast Food Restaurant of Sabzevar
Sarbedaran Local Dance Group
Amirulmomenin Rehabilitation Charity Center of Sabzevar
Soha Seyr Sharq Air Travel Services Agency
Roshanak Arya Clothes Designing Company


With Special Thanks to
Mostafa Delbari
Hakim Sabzevari University
Kamelia Hotel of Sabzevar

 
Producer
Kazem Mollaie
2017


www.KUPALmovie.com
info@KUPALmovie.com 
www.facebook.com/KUPALmovie
www.Instagram.com/KUPALmovie


Festivals & Awards : 

1. 35th Fajr Film Festival (IRAN) / Feb. 01, 2017 
2. 35th Fajr International Film Festival {Market & Video Library} (IRAN) / April. 2017
3. Best Feature Film in the “3rd Around International Film Festival” (NETHERLANDS) / June 2017
4. Nominated for the Best Debut Filmmaker in the “11th  Celebration of Iranian Critics and Writers Association” (IRAN) / Aug. 2017
5. 14th Jameson CineFest Miskolc International Film Festival (HUNGARY) / 11th & 12th Sept. 2017
6. Nominated for the Best Feature Film in the “6th  Iran International Green Film Festival” (IRAN) / Sept. 13, 2017
7. 22nd Split Film Festival (CROATIA) / Sept. 15, 2017
8. Best Feature Film in the 6th Brasov International Film Festival & Market (CANADA) / Sept. 17, 2017
9. 10th Arizona Underground Film Festival (U.S) / 17th Sept. 2017
10. 12th Silk Screen Film Festival (U.S) / 18th & 21st  Sept. 2017
11. 11th Buffalo International Film Festival (U.S) / Oct. 08, 2017
12. 12th Orlando Film Festival (U.S) / Oct. 20, 2017
13. 8th Wind International Film Festival (U.S) / Oct. 2017
14. Best Feature Film in the 34th Bogota Film Festival (COLOMBIA) / 20th & 26th  Oct. 2017
15. 5th Portland Film Festival (U.S) / Nov. 02, 2017
16. Best Foreign Feature in the 26th Berkeley Video and Film Festival (U.S) / Nov. 04, 2017
17. Best Feature & Best Actor and Nominated for the Best Screenplay & Best Cinematography in the 12th Hamilton Film Festival - Canadian Film Market (CANADA) / Nov. 07, 2017
18. Best Foreign Language Film in the 7th Weyauwega International Film Festival (U.S) / Nov. 09, 2017
19. Jury Award (Special Mention) and Nominated for the Best Film & Best Director in the 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival (INDIA) / 13th & 16th Nov. 2017
20. 3rd Toronto's Iranian film festival {CineIran Festival} (CANADA) / Nov. 19, 2017
21. Best International Fiction Film in the “2nd International Film Festival With Alternative Media” {FICMA} (MEXICO) / Nov. 22, 2017
22. 12th Jogja-NETPAC Asian Film Festival (INDONESIA) / Dec. 02, 2017
23. 6th Delhi international film festival (INDIA) / Dec. 08, 2017
24. Grand Prix Narrative Feature in the “3rd  Montreal Independent Film Awards” {MIFA} (CANADA) / Dec. 10, 2017
25. 22nd Kerala International Film Festival (INDIA) / 9th,11th & 13th Dec. 2017 
26. Best Feature Fiction & Best Trailer of the Month in the “2nd 12 Months Film Festival” (ROMANIA) / Dec. 2017
27. 7th Jaipur International Film Festival (INDIA) / Jan. 08, 2018
28. 16th Dhaka International Film Festival (BANGLADESH) / Jan. 18, 2018
29. Closing Film of the “18th Geneva International Independent Film Festival” {Black Movie} (SWITZERLAND) / Jan. 28, 2018
30. 20th San Francisco Independent Film Festival (U.S) / 3rd & 4th Feb. 2018
31. 2nd Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival (U.S) / Feb. 2018
32. Best Feature Film in the 13th Huntington Beach Film Festival (U.S) / Feb. 22, 2018
33. 46th Belgrade International Film Festival (SERBIA) / March. 01, 2018
34. 13th International Film Festival Thrissur (INDIA) / March. 07, 2018
35. Regional Film Festivals of Kerala (INDIA) / March. 15, 2018
36. 8th Queens World Film Festival (U.S) / March. 18, 2018
37. 10th Trenton Film Festival (U.S) / March. 22, 2018
38. 16th Cine Pobre Film Festival (MEXICO) / May 07, 2018
39. Best Narrative Feature in the 5th The Fine Arts Film Festival (U.S) / May. 12, 2018
40. 4th Iranian Film Festival Zurich (SWITZERLAND) / 24th,27th May 2018
41. 3rd The Mediterranean Film Festival “MedFF” (ITALY) / June 02, 2018
42. Closing Film of the 5th Iranian Film Festival Cologne (GERMANY) / June 03, 2018
43. 6th Iranian Film Festival in Paris (FRANCE) / June 07, 2018
44. 5th Fresco International Festival of Modern Art and Spiritual Films (Armenia) / June 26, 2018
45. Best Cinematographer, Closing Film and Nominated for the Best Festival Theme Film, Best Lead Actor & Best Soundtrack in the “3rd Realtime International Film Festival” (Nigeria) / June 30, 2018
46. 16th Ischia Film Festival (Italy) / July 06, 2018
47. Nominated for the Best Foreign Feature Film & Best Story in the “21st The Long Island International Film Expo” (U.S) / July.15, 2018
48. 18th New Horizons International Film Festival (POLAND) / July 28, 2018
49. 3rd Lakecity International Film Festival (INDIA) / August 11, 2018
50. Best Actor in the “3rd Canal de Panama International Film Festival” (Panama) / August 19, 2018
51. 4th Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival (U.S) / August 25, 2018 
52. 3rd Defy Film Festival (U.S) / August 25, 2018
53. Nominated for the Best Feature Film in the “19th Moondance International Film Festival” (U.S) / September 2018
54. Special Mention in the “7th. Cebu International Film Festival” (Philippines) / September 20, 2018
55. 5th. Bioscope Global Film Festival (India) / September 29, 2018
56. 6th. Haverhill Film Festival (USA) / October 2018
57. Best Cinematographer in the “4th BANGIFF - BangkokThai International Film Festival” / October  15, 2018
58. 5th. Hanoi International Film Festival (Vietnam) / October 2018
59. 18th. Valley Film Festival {Trailer Section} (USA) / October 2018
60. 18th. Anchorage International Film Festival (USA) / December 06, 2018
61. Honorable Mention (Best Actor) in the “4th. All Lights India International Film Festival” (India) / December 2018
62. 2nd. Krajina Film Festival (Bosnia and Herzegovina) / December 2018
63. 8th. The Lift Of Sessions (United Kingdom) / December, 2018
64. Dumbo Film Festival (USA) / December, 2018
65. Best Feature Film in the “3rd. Arthouse Asia Film Festival” (India) / January, 2019
66. Best Poster & nominated for the Best Trailer in the “37th. Fajr Film Festival” (IRAN) / January, 2019
67. 4th. Dada Saheb Phalke International Film Festival” (India) / February, 2019
68. 5th. First-Time Filmmaker Sessions (United Kingdom) / February, 2019




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