Residents of the Last Floor

Director: Amir Jalali
Narrative short
Iran | 26 min
Persian w/ English Subtitles
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What happens when four strangers flee to the roof of their apartment building to escape the attention of the religious police who show up to investigate a noisy birthday party? Modern life in Iran requires everyone to have a public and private face. What will these strangers reveal to one another?


Screens with Paris la Blanche

Thursday, June 27, 2019 7:30 PM
Paris La Blanche w/ Short Film (Kingsley Rm #1)
The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel

Paris La Blanche w/ Short Film (Kingsley Rm #1)

Thursday, June 27, 2019 7:30 PM

The Berkeley Oceanfront Hotel

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Paris La Blanche 6/27 7:30PM Berkeley (Kingsley Rm #1) $15
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Director’s bio:

Amir Jalali was born in 1979 in Yazd, Iran. He’s a photographer, actor and a filmmaker. He started his professional career in cinema and photography in 2003 after graduation from the Iranian Young Cinema Society. He has diploma in photography and holds a B.A in cinema with a major in film editing. 

Jalali has had multiple exhibitions of his photography in Iran. He has worked as a photographer and cinematographer for eight feature films and more than 20 short and documentary films. Residents of the Last Floor is his first film as a director.