NOOR french release, April 23

NOOR french release, April 23

NOOR, Guillaume Giovanetti and Çagla Zencirci's first feature film will be released in French theaters on the 23rd of April.

NOOR french release, April 23

NOOR is an unrivaled film on Transgender, identity and inner quest, offering sumptuous images, a discourse of high intelligence and whose hero’s beauty and story are astonishing, radiant. Like no other.

 NOOR is the Grand Prix Winner of the 2014 Paris Chéries Chéris Festival



DCP/HP – France/Turkey – 2014 – 79 min – color – drama

Distribution: Zootrope Films
Production: C’est au 4 (Cristine Asperti) / Explore Pakistan
International Sales: Wide (Loïc Magneron)

Assistant director: Danyal Rasheed
Executive Producer: Karim Meharban
Photography: Jacques Ballard
Sound: Alexandre Andrillon

Uzma Ali
Baba Muhammad
Gunga Saeen
Mithu Saeen

Music by Abaji

NOOR French release on April, 23

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« splendor of frames and lights, captivating documentary integration,
magnificent presence of the main actor »
Sandrine Marques – Le Monde

« images of an exceptional beauty, a rare visual force emanating from
faces, landscapes, interiors, 
the characters’ gestures as well as from lights »
Jean-Michel Frodon –

« both realistic and dreamlike, the film’s simplicity is deeply moving, it clings
to love like a light reflection 
on the ideal lake’s clear water »
Laurent Salgues et Oriol Canals –

« the film offers a view into the Pakistani society that touches unexplored
themes and is filled with contemplative 
widescreen images of the country »