Cast and credits
Original title / Melbourne
Director / Nima Javidi
Screenplay / Nima Javidi
Cinematography / Hooman Behmanesh
Editing / Sepideh Abdolvahab
Music / Hamed Sabet
Sound / Iraj Shahzadi
Art direction / Keyvan Moghadam
Costumes / Keyvan Moghadam
Cast / Payman Maadi (Amir), Negar Javaherian (Sara), Mani Haghighi (Mr Mosayebi), Shirin Yazdanbakhsh (Amir’s mother), Elham Korda (nanny), Roshanak Gerami (Nazi), Mehrnoosh Shahhosseini (Shifa), Alireza Ostadi (dealer)
Production / Javad Norouzbeigi (Qabe Aseman Art Institute)
Internatonal distribution / Iranian Independents
Format / DCP, color
Runtime / 93 min.
Amir and Sara are a young couple on their way to Melbourne to continue their studies. However, just a few hours before the departure of their flight, they are unintentionally involved in a tragic event.
Nima Javidi was born in 1980. He graduated in mechanical engineer and has directed six short films – Marathon Paralyzed Champion (1999), A Call for O (2001), The Poor Earth (2004), Changeable Weather (2007), Crack (2009), Catnap (2010); two documentaries – Person (2007), An Ending to an Ancient Profession (2007); and more than thirty commercials. Melbourne is his first feature film.