(TiTi/ تی تی)
Drama/Fiction, 102 min, 2020, Iran
Director: Ida Panahandeh
Producer: Ida Panahandeh
Writers: Ida Panahandeh, Arsalan Amiri
Cast: Elnaz Shakerdoost, Parsa Pirouzfar, Houtan shakiba
A hospitalized, critically ill physicist, working on a theory about black holes and the end of the world, meets a rather eccentric hospital housekeeper named TiTi who possesses supernatural powers. This is the start of an odyssey that changes their lives forever.
– Director’s Bio:
Ida Panahandeh was born in Tehran, Iran on September 8th, 1979. She obtained a degree in Film Photography in 2002 and a master’s in Film Direction in 2005, both from the Arts University of Tehran, where she began her film career with several short films. After university she was invited to direct films for Iranian television, with which she won awards at numerous national festivals.
In 2009 she took part in the Berlinale ’Talent Campus’.
Having as a central theme a woman’s place in modern society she has, throughout her work, focused on women’s rights.
– FESTIVALS & AWARDS:
– 33rd Tokyo International Film Festival, Japan. 2020. ‘Tokyo Premiere 2020’ section.
*Premiere Status: Australian Premiere