The Night Guardian

Monday, January 29, 2024

NY Premiere!

Due to drought, Rasoul has left the village. He is glad to find a job as a night guardian at a complex under construction. In the deserted construction site, something wrong is going on. In the strange circumstances around him, Rasoul finds himself trapped…

Screening as part of the Iranian Film Festival New York 2024

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  • Country Iran
  • Language Farsi with English Subtitles
  • Running Time 118 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Iranian Film Festival New York
  • Director Reza Mirkarimi
  • Cast Touraj Alvand, Laleh Marzban, Ali Akbar Osanlou, Mohsen Kiaei, Vishka Asayesh
  • Accessibility T-Coil, Assistive Listening

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