Intl. festivals line up for “Everybody Knows”
Art and Experience: Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi’s latest film “Everybody Knows” will be screened at five international festivals, which will be held across the world, Farhadi announced on his Telegram channel on Thursday.
The film will first be screened in August at the 24th Sarajevo Film Festival, where Farhadi will preside over the jury of the official competition.
CPH PIX in Copenhagen will be next festival to screen the movie. The festival will be held in the Danish capital from September 27 to October 10.
“Everybody Knows” will open the International Antalya Film Festival in Turkey on September 28.
The film, which has been shot entirely in Spanish on the Iberian Peninsula, will go on screen at the Morelia International Film Festival, which will take place in Mexican city from October 20 to 28.
In November, the Stockholm International Film Festival in Sweden will host the film.
Starring Javier Bardem and Penelope Cruz, the film is about Laura, who lives with her husband and children in Buenos Aires. When they return together to her native village in Spain for a family celebration, an unexpected event changes the course of their lives.
The 71st Cannes Film Festival in May was inaugurated with a screening of the movie. However, it failed to win any awards.
Last week, the film also had a screening during the 15th Golden Apricot Yerevan International Film Festival in Armenia, where Farhadi was the president of the jury in the official competition.
Source: Tehran Times