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A Documentary About A City

A Documentary About A City
SOON / بزودی

A Documentary About A City

Tehran, A Conceptual Art / تهران هنر مفهومی

Jan. 29, 2012Iran76 Min.
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Synopsis

This film is a modern rendition of a long tradition of so-called “symphonies of a metropolis”. The glassy facades of this city’s skyscrapers reflecting the passing by people of its diverse districts, shown in the reflection of distorted mirrors, symbolically depict the Spirit of a metropolis, as if it lives in its own shadows and reflections. This distorted reflection of Tehran comes together with modern verses of a poet who was known as the Poet of Tehran after publishing his illustrious cycle of poems about Tehran in the 60s. As a flâneur, the poet himself saunters around this city -through his voice/poem/memory- reflecting upon the reflections of old/modern monuments, sculptures, statues etc. of this giant metropolis.

Original title تهران هنر مفهومی
IMDb Rating 7.9 8 votes

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