Under the Shadow
First screened in January 2017
Director: Babak Anvari. Cast: Narges Rashidi, Avin Manshadi, Bobby Naderi, Aram Ghasemy, Arash Marandi, Soussan Farrokhina, Ray Haratian, Hamid Djavadan. Screenplay: Babak Anvari. Twitter Capsule:
Plot, style, even some specific images follow some set routines but new context, adroit execution keep it popping.
For many people, this is our first Iranian horror film. That doesn't mean it's the first. Inspired in many ways, but not entirely new.