BEFORE THE STORM

By Reza Parsa

FACTS

Title: BEFORE THE STORM
Original title: FÖRE STORMEN
Director: Reza Parsa
Producers: Johan Fälemark, Peter Hiltunen
Film status: Internationally Premiered
Cast: Per Graffman, Emil Odepark, Maria Lundqvist
Genre: Drama
Duration: 102 min
Language: SWEDISH
Country of origin: Sweden
Production Company: Illusion Film
Scriptwriter: Mikael Bengtsson, Reza Parsa
Cinematographer: Eigil Bryld
Production year: 2000
Editor: Louise Brattberg
Local release: 22-09-2000

A heart gripping drama based on the events surrounding the encounter of a taxi driver and a twelve-year-old boy living in Sweden. The consequences may prove fatal.

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Festival overview

Brasilia International Film Festival
Awards: Special Prize
2001-05-02

San Sebastian Film Festival
Awards: Silver Shell: Best director
2000-09-21

American Film Institute Film Festival
2000-10-19

Ankara International Film Festival
2001-11-30

Black Nights Festival
2001-12-01

Bogota Int. FF
2001-10-09

Buster Copenhagen Int. Childrens Festival
2000-12-10

Chicago International Childrens Film Festival
2001-02-09

Chicago International Children’s Film Festival
2001-02-09

Espoo Ciné International Film Festival
2001-08-21

Festroia Int. Film Festival (Setúbal-Portugal)
2001-06-01

International film Festival Faces of love
2002-12-03

International Film Festival of Festivals, Russia
2002-06-23

Istanbul International Film Festival
2001-04-14

Jakarta int. FF
2002-10-26

Jerusalem Film Festival, Israel
2001-07-12

Kristiansand Int Children's FF
2001-05-02

Mar del Plata Film Festival
2001-03-08

New Directors / New Films, New York
2001-03-23

Norwegian Film Festival
2001-08-25

Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema
2001-04-26

Seattle International Film Festival, USA
2001-05-17

Singapore Nordic Film Week
2002-01-21

Sydney Film Festival
2001-06-08

Vancouver International Film Festival
2001-09-27