Abdolreza Monjezi: The Shop Window & Abadani

Abdolreza Monjezi: The Shop Window & Abadani
sf international arts festival

In this U.S.premiere of two films by acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Abdolreza Monjezi, we will view the diversity in his gener and creativity. The Shop Window is a thirty minute philosophical love story. It is about love, courage, sacrifice, freedom and beauty in many dimentions.This film is deep and leaves the audience thinking for days. It shows that efforts and sacrifice create such a beauty that can not be diminished. While, Abadani takes place during the time of the war in south of Iran. It shows to what extent innocent people and families could be harrassed by the evil of the war. Humanity is under attack but flower of love can florish even in the quicksands of the war.