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Director: Shahram Mokri
Year: 2017
Duration: 102′
Language: VOSE
Genre: Drama, Crime , Mystery

After a very long eclipse of the sun, a body is found. Once the police identifies an alleged guilty party, the circumstances of the crime are to be reconstructed, so that the case can be quickly shelved. However, during the re-enactment of the murder, the players forget their roles, chaos breaks out and the characters seem to be caught in an endless loop in which events repeat themselves in different ways. The film has been nominated at the Berlin International Film Festival 2018 to the Panorama’s section Best Feature Film.

Shahram Mokri (1977, Marand, Iran) is a director and writer, who has also worked as an editor on television films, series, short films and documentaries. His feature film debut “Ashkan, The Charmed Ring And Other Stories” (2009) premiered at the Busan International Film Festival. “Invasion” (Hojoom) is his third feature film.


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