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Puya -­ In the Circle of Time


Puya, a German-­Iranian who has lived in Germany for nearly thirty years, is trying
with difficulty to make it as a filmmaker -­ so far to no avail. The way to a feature
length film is far. So he makes his way as a wedding videographer and occasional
actor. Surprisingly, one day he immediately encounters Nimrod, a protagonist of the
script on which he is working feverishly. The figure, a German Jewish doctor fleeing
from the Nazi regime, now finds a home in Puya. First, Nimrod urges Puya to
terminate the script and thus his suffering. But when Nimrod comes into contact with
the current refugee crisis in Europe, he starts to become more and more interested in
the presence…


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Information for the Audience: 

I have realized my first feature film with the help of many people, the Crowdfunding Campaign and my film crew works largely on a volunteer basis. 

The film tells the themes of flight, expulsion and arriving in its very own way.

Recent and past German history intertwine to form a new view of a global phenomenon.

Directed by: 
Shahbaz Noshir
Writing credits: 
Shahbaz Noshir
Shahbaz Noshir / Matthias Rott / Joana Duyster-­Borreda / Matthias Paul / Usama Amin /
Produced by: 
Shahbaz Noshir
Music by: 
Salam Riazy
Cinematography by: 
Nicolas Mussell and Florian Baumgarten
Film Editing by: 
Christoph Hensen
Casting by: 
Shahbaz Noshir
Production Design by: 
Shahbaz Noshir
Production Management: 
Andreas Meves
Release Date: 
Thursday, November 9, 2017
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