LAFF: Director Saba Riazi - LA (June 26, 2011)
Saba Riazi won the jury award at the The Los Angeles Film Festival for Best Narrative Short Film. The award includes a $5000 prize. She was previously awarded the UNESCO-ASCHBERG bursary award in 2004. Saba holds an MFA in film production from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts and a Bachelor of Arts in Theater Directing from the University of Tehran.
The Wind Is Blowing on My Street
Dar kouche baad miayad
(Iran , USA, 2010, 16 mins)
In Persian with English subtitles
Directed By: Saba Riazi
Producer: Mohammad Hoseseni
Screenwriter: Saba Riazi
Cinematographer: Touraj Asian
Editor: Saba Riazi
Cast: Rahman Houshyar, Sajjad Salehivand, Forough Bonakdar, Ashraf Abolfazlian
Synopsis: A young girl in Tehran is accidentally locked out of her home with no scarf on her head.