The Wasteland / Dashte Khamoush
Dir: Ahmad Bahrami / Iran / 103 Minutes / INDIAN PREMIERE
Synopsis : A remote brick manufacture factory produces bricks in an ancient way. Many families with different ethnicities work in the factory and the boss seems to hold the key to solving their problems. Forty-year-old Lotfollah, who has been born on-site, is the factory supervisor and acts as go-between for the workers and the boss.
Boss has Lotfollah gathered all the workers in front of his office. He wants to talk to them about the shutdown of the factory. All matters now to Lotfollah is to keep Sarvar unharmed, the woman he has been in love with for a long time.
LOGLINE: An old brick manufacture factory is going to shut down and all matters to the factory supervisor is to keep his lover unharmed.