Iranian Short Film Night – Auckland

Show Me Shorts presents a night of Iranian short films. Join us to celebrate the cinema of Iran with a vibrant collection full of life – love, friendship, family ties, animation and dreams of escaping to greener pastures.

When: 7pm, Tuesday 9 April 2019

Where: The Kingslander, 470 New North Road, Auckland

Tickets: $15 (cash door sales only available if not sold out prior)

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There are six short films by top Iranian filmmakers:

  • Exit Toll by Mohammad Najarian Dariani
  • Retouch by Kaveh Mazaheri
  • Humans by Mashaallah Mohammadi
  • Breathing by Farshid Ayoobinejad
  • Lunch Time by Alireza Ghasemi
  • Vision by Soheil Amirsharifi
  • Icky by Parastoo Cardgar


This is an informal and fun event, and all are welcome. The screening takes place in the upstairs function room at The Kingslander. All films screen in the Persian language (Farsi) with English subtitles. Total run time is approx 92 minutes. No allocated seating, so first in best dressed. The bar will be open with food and drink available for purchase.

Films provided by Tehran International Short Film Festival and the Iranian Youth Cinema Society.