Offside

Synopsis

A handful of girls struggle to make their way into the man's world of an Iranian soccer stadium. World Cup season is just around the corner, and Iran's team is playing a game against Bahrain that will determine who will be competing in soccer's greatest tournament.

Screening with Tehran: 25th Hour.

This session is supported by the Asian Football Cup.


 

Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival
New York Film Festival
Toronto Film Festival


Buy Tickets
Price: Adult $18 | Concession $16
Screening At: Dendy Opera Quays
Date and Time: 6:30 PM | August 24, 2013
 
Original Title: آفساید
Country: Iran
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
Year: 2008
Runtime: 99 min

Crew
Director: Jafar Panahi
Producer: Jafar Panahi

Cast
Sima Mobarak-Shahi, Shayesteh Irani & Ayda Sadeqi
 

Director - Jafar Panahi


Jafar Panahi, one of the most important independent filmmakers in Iran, identified with the Iranian New Wave film movement. His first full length feature film, The White Balloon (1995), written by the renowned Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami, had its first round of critical acclaim when it earn…Read More

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