Thicker Than Paint Thinner

  • 29'
  • Netherlands
  • 2011
Based on a true story in which Hossein, a revolutionary and former junkie, set fire to a cinema and killed nearly 400 people a few months before the end of the revolution in 1979. At the moment of the fire, the film being screened was The Deer. Afrassiabi made use of Hossein’s original confession.


Director
Babak Afrassiabi
Country of production
Netherlands
Production Year
2011
Festival Edition
IFFR 2012
Length
29'
Medium
HDcam
Original title
Ghaliz-tar az tiner
Language
Farsi
Producer
Babak Afrassiabi
Sales
Babak Afrassiabi
Screenplay
Babak Afrassiabi
Cinematography
Claire Pijman
Editor
Babak Afrassiabi
Production Design
Babak Afrassiabi
Sound Design
Babak Afrassiabi
Cast
Ayat Najafi