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Behrooz Karamizade

Behrooz Karamizade (1978, Iran) has lived in Germany since 1985 and studied film directing at Kunsthochschule Kassel. He is part of Filmgruppe NUR. His short films “Murche (Persian: Ants)”, “Packing” and “To be a child in Iran” were shown at over sixty international film festivals – amongst others at the 38th IFF Rotterdam and the 55th Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen.


Packing | Germany 2009 | Video | 4 min

Observing children at play never fails to charm. This diligently observed piece is the first part in a trilogy looking at children making their first steps in an adult world. They are inventive, and resourceful battling their way to complete a weighty mission in a busy Iranian street market.

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