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by Rafi Pitts


In an act of vengeance, Ali a nightwatcher in Tehran, randomly kills two police officers on a highway. He becomes a fugitive and flees torwards the northern forest, where he gets caught. In the remoteness of the wood, the boundaries between the hunter and the hunted begin to blur.

international title: The Hunter
original title: Shekarchi
country: Iran, Germany
sales agent: The Match Factory
year: 2010
genre: fiction
directed by: Rafi Pitts
film run: 90'
release date: DE 08/04/2010, PL 06/08/2010, UK 29/10/2010, AT 11/02/2011, FR 16/02/2011, IT 17/06/2011, BE 27/07/2011
screenplay: Rafi Pitts
cast: Rafi Pitts, Mitra Hajjar, Malek Jahan Khazai, Ismaïl Amani, Ali Mazinani, Amir Ayoubi, Ossta Shah Tir
cinematography by: Mohammad Davudi
film editing: Hassan Hassandoost
art director: Malek Jahan Khazai
producer: Thanassis Karathanos, Mohammad Reza Takhtkeshian, Rafi Pitts
production: Twenty Twenty Vision, Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen (ZDF), ARTE GEIE, Aftab Negaran Productions (IR)
backing: World Cinema Fund, Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg
distributor: Neue Visionen Filmverleih GmbH, AP Mañana, Curzon Artificial Eye, Dulac Distribution, Fandango Distribuzione, Imagine

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