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Log-line: An Iranian journalist couple wants to move to America to escape the difficulties of their country. The woman receives her visa but her husband doesn’t. He stays in Iran, watches his wife find success on television, and falls into a state of depression.
America was made in 2018, filmed in Iran with the post production in the USA.
Mehrnoosh Fetrat -director of the film- is Iranian. America depicts her own personal experience trying to leave Iran. She is currently an MFA candidate in Temple University's Film and Media Arts program.
Writer, Director and Producer: Mehrnoosh Fetrat.
Director of Photography: Aeen Irani.
Editor: Farid Hoseyni.
Sound: Jon Appel.
Cast: Reza Sheikh Ansari, Mojdeh Daie, Zara Molaei, Baset Rezaee & Modar Sakkour.