Massoud Bakhshi’s feature film  — 2015 Annual Selection & Breizh Film Fund 2016 — supported by EURIMAGES

YALDA by Massoud Bakhshi, developed within the framework of the 2015 Annual Selection and which benefited from the support of the Breizh Film Fund, received mid-March 2018 the support of Eurimages for an amount of 160 000 €. Green light for the shooting in May-June 2018 in Iran!

YALDA is also supported by the Brittany Region and was held by the ZDF/ARTE committee, as well as by the French-German mini-treaty, OFCCinéforomPictanovoTorinoFilmLabANGOA and Schortcut.

YALDA is Massoud Bakhshi’s second feature film. The screenplay already received several prizes, in particular the Global Filmmaking Award at Sundance 2017. His first feature, A RESPECTABLE FAMILY, was presented at the Directors’ Fortnight / Cannes 2012.

YALDA is produced by Jacques Bidou & Marianne Dumoulin (JBA Production) in coproduction with the Breton producer Fred Prémel (Tita B), Nicole Gerhards (NiKofilm), Joëlle Bertossa (Close Up)  and in collaboration with Pyramide.