Esmaeel Monsef

Esmaeel Monsef, born in Iran in 1976, is a graduate of the Behandish Cinema School of Tehran. A founding member of the Association of Independent Iranian Filmakers, he has edited over 40 shorts, documentaries and features and received numerous festival awards for his first short film, 'OYAN'.

Under The Colours

This soldier's tale begins when a female item appears in the barracks. A red skirt becomes more than a simple piece of clothing in a tale that blends the insouciant with the profound.

Screened with Kahrizak, Four Views.

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