Before the Burial | Australian Premiere


About twenty years ago, Siamak, a medical student, is expelled from university and sent to prison for his political activities. His life is thrown into confusion in every domain.
Having become a bus driver after his release, he deeply regrets what has happened to him and decides to undertake some unfinished business before taking leave of this world on his fortieth birthday.

Screening with Horn.



Chicago International Film Festival
Festival International du Film CINEMA TOUS ECRANS
Mexico City International Contemporary Film Festival
Festival International du Film d’Aubagne
Granada Film Festival
Cinémathèque Leipzig
Osian’s-Cinefan Film Festival

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Price: Adult $18 | Concession $16
Screening At: Dendy Opera Quays
Date and Time: 6:30 PM | August 23, 2013
Original Title: تنها دو بار زندگی‌ می‌کنیم
Country: Iran
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
Year: 2008
Runtime: 104 min

Director: Behnam Behzadi
Producer: Behrouz Hashemian, DEFC & Behnam Behzadi

Alireza Aghakhani, Negar Javaherian, Ebad Karimi, Raya Nassiri, Ramin Rastar, Homa Hashemi, Shahin Javad-Zadeh, Narguesse Safdarian, Hamid Mirbagheri

Director - Behnam Behzadi

Behnam Behzadi was born in 1972 in Boroujen, Iran and obtained a diploma in cinema from the faculty of “Seda & Cima” in Tehran in1995.
He began his artistic activities in the theatre and photography whilst directing shorts in 8mm & 16mm formats as well as video.Over the past few years he…Read More

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