Siyah Sefid

Revolution came in 1979, scattering Iranians inside and outside the country. A generation later, Behnam, a US-Iranian expat gets stuck in Istanbul where he meets various people from all ways of life who mirror his desire to return to his „imaginary homeland“.


Written & Directed by: Sohail Afiat
Produced by: Arto Sebastian, Karoline Henkel, Jasper Mielke



Genre: Gesellschaftsportrait, Drama

Production: Wood Water Films

Funding: Iran Heritage Fund,

Markets: Meetings on the Bridge / Neighbours

Year of production: 2019

Status: In Development