KARA Film Studio is a name under which a group of professional Iranian filmmakers express their common concerns regarding humanistic, social and cultural issues through documentary films, while maintaining their own diverse and distinct vision. In KARA Film Studio, filmmakers in small or large numbers, gather together and, starting with an outline of a documentary project, complete the work in a professional manner.
KARA Film Studio operates under a number of principles: personal financing or financing through private sector; working as teams and in a workshop from development of an idea through to its completion and distribution; giving young and talented documentary filmmakers an opportunity to work with professionals and assistance with their development, due respect for the audience by maintaining high standards in the production phase, endeavor to provide improved and increased means of screening films inside and outside Iran; …
Rakhshan Banietemad and Mojtaba Mirtahmasb are the constant participants in this group.
In the year 2012 Mojtaba Mirtahmasb decided to make a documentary film about Touran Mirhadi, a distinguished Iranian child educator.More Details
In the year 2012 Mojtaba Mirtahmasb decided to make a documentary film about Touran Mirhadi, a distinguished Iranian child educator.
Ms. Mirhadi has a degree in Educational Psychology from Sorbonne University in Paris, and is the creator of a progressive and innovative approach to education.
After returning to Iran, she established a private kindergarten, elementary and middle school, and named it Farhad (1955 - 1980) in memory of his deceased brother. She has also founded “Children’s Book Council of Iran”, and “Encyclopedia for Young People”, two enduring organizations in her esteemed career.
The shooting of this film started on October 14, 2012 and continued until the last days of Ms. Mirhadi’s life in fall 2016. The filmmaker’s approach in this film is to record Ms. Mirhadi’s characteristics as a teacher and founder in the closing years of her 89 years` fruitful life.
The editing of this film which is still untitled started in spring 2017 by Ms. Shirin Barghnavard.