Filmfest 2018

German Age Rating

Laura and her children travel from Buenos Aires to the village where she was born, on a Spanish vineyard, to attend her sister’s wedding - but unexpected events lead this gathering towards a crisis which exposes the hidden past of the family.

tags: Relationship, Memories, Family, Feature film, Thriller

Cast: Penélope Cruz, Javier Bardem, Ricardo Darín, Inma Cuesta, Carla Campra


Screenplay: Asghar Farhadi

Director of Photography: José Luis Alcaine

Film Editor: Hayedeh Safiyari

Composer: Javier Limón

Production Designer: Clara Notari

Costume Design: Sonia Grande

Sound: Daniel Fontrodona, Gabriel Gutiérrez, Bruno Tarrière

Producer: Álvaro Longoria, Alexandre Mallet-Guy

Production Company: Memento Film Productions, Morena Films, Lucky Red

Co-Producer: Andrea Occhipinti

Co-Production Company: France 3 Cinéma, Untitled Films AIE, Rai Cinema

World Sales: Memento Films International

Distributor: Prokino Filmverleih GmbH

Director: Asghar Farhadi


Asghar Farhadi was born in Iran in 1972. He followed up his bachelor's degree in theater from the University of Tehran with a master's degree in stage direction from Tarbiat Modarres University. DANCING IN THE DUST (2003) was his first film. His fourth, ABOUT ELLY, received a Silver Bear at the Berlinale in 2009, while his fifth, A SEPARATION (2011) received a Golden Bear and an Academy Award for best foreign-language film. In 2017, he received a second Oscar for his film THE SALESMAN.