TIFF Bell Lightbox (Cinema 2) — Saturday, November 18th, 2:20PM


Yellow (zard)

Director and Screenwriter: Mostafa Taghizadeh
Producer: Kamran Majidi

Cast: Bahram Radan, Sareh Bayat, Mehrdad Sedighian, Bahareh Kiane Afshar, Shahram Haghighat Doost

Year of Production: 2017
Running Time: 93 min
Language: Persian with English Subtitles
Section: Competition

Yellow is the debut feature from Mostafa Taghizadeh, who had previously worked as an assistant director for many years. The film tells the story of a group of young men and women who are invited to travel to Italy on a professional, academic trip when an unforeseen event puts the whole enterprise in jeopardy. An engaging, youthful film, Yellow and its ensemble of superstars have become of the year's biggest hits in Iranian cinemas.