No Hard Feelings (Germany 2020, 1h32m)
by Faraz Shariat, with Benny Radjaipour, Banafshe Hourmazdi, Eidin Jalali
Co-presented with Inside Out.
Parvis, the son of exiled Iranians, is caught shoplifting. He is sentenced to community service at a refugee shelter where he meets the siblings Banafshe and Amon, who have fled Iran. As a romantic attraction between Parvis and Amon grows, the fragile relationship between the three is put to the test.
Teddy Award Berlinale 2020
Best First Feature Award InsideOut 2020
"They are fleeing impending deportation, but the images tell equally of being young in summer, of affection and community, of the future." - INDIEKINO
Half-time social 8:20-8:50pm: meet the Goethe team at the Luma Bar on TIFF’s 2nd floor for a chat.
Part of the Goethe-Institut focus on German film