MITRA

Written & Directed by: Kaweh Modiri
Cast: Jasmin Tabatabai, Mohsen Namjoo, Shabnam Tolouei, Dina Zarif, Sallie Harmsen, Avin Manshadi, Aram Ghasemy
Produced by: Frank Hoeve & Katja Draaijer BALDR Film
Co-producers: IGC Films (DE), Snowglobe (DK)
Broadcaster: NTR
Financiers & Funds: Netherlands Film Fund, Creative Europe, Danish Film Institute, Netherlands Film Production Incentive, MDM, DFFF, Medienboard Berlin
Distribution NL: Cinéart
Release: 2020 TBA
100 minutes

Awards: Eurimages co-production Development Award

“37 years after her daughter Mitra was executed in Iran and she fled her home country, Haleh leads a successful life as a renowned academic in the Netherlands. Her peaceful existence is shaken by the arrival of a woman she believes may be the traitor responsible for Mitra’s death.”

ABOUT THE PROJECT

Torino Filmlab http://www.torinofilmlab.it/projects/358-mitra

EYE Film Institute Netherlands https://international.eyefilm.nl/mitra.html

Screen Daily https://www.screendaily.com/news/all-star-iranian-cast-board-dutch-danish-german-drama-mitra-exclusive/5137333.article