Art and Experience: ‘Parting’, the first film of Navid Mahmoudi as a director, is to vie at the 8th Afghan Film Festival of Stockholm and the 5th Persian Film Festival of Sydney.
Navid Mahmoudi and Jamshid Mahoudi, Iranian Afghan-born brothers whose first feature film won global praise, are now enjoying the sound rippled by their second feature to be screened in Sweden and Australia.
Their first film, A Few Cubic Meters of Love, swept the world of cinema out and their second film, Parting, is going to be screened in Sweden where the first was shown to public at 7th Afghan Film Festival of Stockholm on September 26, 2015.
The movie is also scheduled to be screened at the 5th Persian Film Festival of Sydney in Australia.
Parting is a gloomy love story of two Afghan migrants who intend to immigrate to a European country for the sake of prosperity and happy marriage.
While their first feature film of international notice was directed by Jamshid and produced by Navid, the two brothers changed their roles in their second feature.
The movie is the joint production of Iran and Afghanistan starring Reza Ahmadi, Fereshteh Hosseini, Behrang Alavi, Nazanin Bayati, Masoud Mirtaheri, Sina Soheili, Mahfouz Mahmoudi, Afshin Akhlaghi, Bashir Ahmad, and Shams Langaroudi.