Nora’s latest narrative short film “The Guard” will be screening in competition at the 20th WOW Film Festival in Sydney. The film is screening alongside 11 other Australian & International shorts on Wednesday 5th March at 9.30am at Parliament House … Continue reading →
Trailer: Facebook Page: THE GUARD Pozible Page: www.pozible.com/theguard During his lonely night shift, Tony encounters two teenage refugees seeking shelter inside his car park. Upon discovering their difficult past, Tony begins to empathize with their hopes for freedom. Production Details: Program Duration: 5 mins … Continue reading →
For a limited time, Nora’s award-winning documentary, “Beirut, Under the Bridge” is now streaming on DISTRIFY! See the link below to watch the film and share with your friends! http://beirutunderthebridge.com/watch/
Nora received the award for “Best International Documentary Short” for her documentary “Beirut, Under the Bridge” at the Arquitectura Film Festival Santiago in October 2012, After the awards ceremony, Nora was interviewed by Andrés Daly from 35 milímetros about Beirut, her … Continue reading →
Trailer: Official Website: www.beirutunderthebridge.com Watch Online: http://beirutunderthebridge.com/watch/ In a city still traumatized by a Civil War, migrant workers and travellers wait under the shadows of its empty bridges. For decades, abandoned buses and trains have rusted away in silence as their watchdogs … Continue reading →
MTV Lebanon – 11PM Sunday 4th of November “Beirut, Under the Bridge” is a half-hour documentary about the identity of post-war Beirut through the lens of public transportation. Don’t miss this exclusive broadcast! Spread the word!
CNN Chile premiered Nora’s recent documentary, “Beirut, Under the Bridge” in its first television broadcast on Saturday 26th, October, 2012! This broadcast was featured alongside a program of award-winning short films from the 2012 Arquitectura Film Festival Santiago (AFFS). Thanks to … Continue reading →
Nora’s documentary “Beirut, Under the Bridge” has been awarded ‘Best International Documentary Short’ at the inaugural Arquitectura Film Festival Santiago, Chile 2012. This unique film festival celebrates the relationship between architecture and film: “El cine nos dará un relato, la Arquitectura … Continue reading →
Nora’s animation “Shadow” has been selected for the 2nd Iranian Film Festival Australia (IFFA). “Shadow” will be screening in the Shorts Session (Roots back Home) at the following locations: Brisbane, 2.00pm 6th October 2012, Brisbane Powerhouse Melbourne, 6.30pm 11th October 2012, Australian … Continue reading →
“Beirut, Under the Bridge” is now available for educational distribution through KANOPY Streaming/DVD. Kanopy is the leading supplier of DVD and online video to Australia/NZ Tertiary Libraries. Click on the links below to purchase “Beirut, Under the Bridge” for your … Continue reading →
Nora Niasari’s latest documentary project “Talca Interrupted” is one of 22 projects selected for the competitive ‘Meetmarket’ section of the 2012 Australian International Documentary Conference (AIDC). Talca is going to Adelaide!
Nora Niasari has been featured in ‘Architectures for Emergencies’ – the December 2011 issue of Italian architecture & design journal ‘Boundaries’. Her essay and film titled “Talca Interrupted“ explores the meaning of ‘home’ in the aftermath of the February 2010 Earthquake … Continue reading →
“Talca Interrupted” explores the meaning of ‘home’ in the aftermath of the devastating February 2010 earthquake in Chile. This one-hour documentary reveals the intimate story of one family that has been torn apart by the destruction of their family home, … Continue reading →
Nora Niasari has been awarded ‘Best Director Documentary’ and the ‘Special Jury Prize Documentary’ for her documentary “Beirut, Under the Bridge” at the 11th Beirut International Film Festival! See the full results of the festival here.