Wedding: A Closet Documentary

Mohammadreza Farzad
a poetic essay film about semiologies of watching wedding footages and photos in Iranian contemporary society, overshadowed by increasing numbers of divorce and a personal separation

'Wedding: A Closet Documentary' in DOK Leipzig Competition


A documentary film directed and produced by Mohammadreza Farzad was pitched at ZagrebDox Pro 2013!

The documentary film Wedding: A Closet Documentary was selected for the Next Masters Competition section at the DOK Leipzig documentary film festival.

The film is produced by the Iranian company Doctribute, and we hung out with director and producer Mohammadreza Farzad at the ZagrebDox Pro 2013 workshop, where the project was pitched.

Wedding: A Closet Documentary
is a poetic film essay about the semiology of watching wedding videos and browsing wedding photos in present-day Iran, shadowed by the growing number of divorces and separations.

The 58th edition of DOK Leipzig takes place from 25 October to 1 November 2015. Check out more detailed information about the film screening on the official website.

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2015, 60'

Directed by:
Mohammadreza Farzad

Mohammadreza Farzad

Produced by:

Start of production:


Mohammadreza Farzad
No.50, Kourosh Alley, N Sohrevardi St
15597 Tehran, Iran

Festivals & Awards:

DOK Leipzig 2015 - Next Masters Competition, DMZ International Documentary Film Festival, 2015, Fuchsbau Arts and Film Festival 2016, Pärnu International Documentary and Anthropology Film Festival 2016 - Grand Prix