- October 1, 2018
We present the short film “The Light that Memory Lends to Things”, directed by Ana Vîjdea, the author’s travel journal from Ankara to Tehran by Trans-Asia Express train.
Directed by: Ana Vîjdea
Producer: The Faculty of Theater and Film, Babeș-Bolyai University
Cast: Sohrab Garagozlu, Azar Garagozlu, Maral Garagozlu, Mehrnoosh, Kazemi, the travelers on the Trans-Asia Express
Script by: Ana Vîjdea
Cinematography: Ana Vîjdea
Sound: Jan Vacek, Burak Gür
Edited by: Ana Vîjdea
Category: short film
Duration: 28 min.
1,360 – Cinepub viewers
The filmmaker records her journey on the Trans-Asia Express train that connects the capital of Turkey with the capital of Iran.
The Trans-Asia Express train crosses Turkey’s largest lake. For three days, without understanding Persian (Farsi) – the language spoken by most passengers, the filmmaker records her journey to discover new stories and cultures.
- Special Mention – local TIFF competition
- Filmul de Piatră Festival
- Bosphorus International Film Festival, short film competition
- Nomad Film Festival, competition
- CineMAiubit, competition