Careless Crime

Movie

Careless Crime

Shahram MokriIran – 2020

Forty years ago, during the uprising to overthrow the Shah’s regime in Iran, protestors set fire to movie theaters as a way of showing opposition to Western culture. Many cinemas were burned down. In one tragic case, a theater was set on fire with four hundred people inside, most of whom were burned alive. Forty years have passed and, in contemporary Iran, four individuals also decide to burn a cinema down. Their intended target is a theater showing a film about an unearthed, unexploded missile. Will past and present meet?

Original Title Careless Crime
German Title Careless Crime
French Title Careless Crime
Other Titles Careless Crime - Jenayat-e bi deghat
Directed by Shahram Mokri
Country Iran
Available Formats
Screenplay Nasim Ahmadpour, Shahram Mokri
Film Editing Shahram Mokri
Soundtrack Ehsan Sedigh
Cinematography Alireza Barazandeh
Sound Parviz Abnar
Décors Amir Esbati
Costumes Amir Esbati
Production Negar Eskandarfar
Runtime 134 Min.
Language Farsi/d + f + i
Actors
Babak Karimi Mohsen
Razie Mansori Elham
Abolfazl Kahani Takbali
Mohammad Sareban Faraj
Adel Yaraghi Majid
Mahmoud Behraznia Yadollah
Behzad Dorani Fallah

«A thoughtless criminal act attempts to recreate significant historical events. But this movie does not try to re-enact history; rather it’s about Cinema itself.» Shahram Mokri

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