Dance with Me

(Jahan, Ba Man Beraghs)

Directed by: Soroush Sehat

Written by: Soroush Sehat, Iman Safaei

Producer: Mohammadreza Takhtkeshian

Executive Producer: Mojtaba Vahidi

DOP: Sina Kermanizadeh

Editor: Khashayar Movahedian, Shooka Zandbaf

Music: Maziar Younesi

Production Designer: Mehdi Mousavi

Costume Designer: Rana Amini

Sound-recordist: Amin Mirshekari

Sound Designer: Alireza Alavian

Make-up: Mehrdad Mirkiani

Visual Effects: Majid Khademian

Cast: Ali Mosaffa, Javad Ezati, Hanieh Tavassoli, Pejman Jamshidi, Siavash Cheraghipour, Kazem Sayahi, Mehrab Ghasemkhani, Ramin Sadighi, Bahar Katouzi, Pavan Afsar, Shiva Balouchi, Mahyar Pour Babaei.

Iran, 2019, ALEXA XT+, DCP, 2K, Color, 1:2.39, 5.1, 94 mins.

Language: Farsi



It is a road to life – however death is knocking on the door…


A reunion of old friends for Jahangir’s birthday when everyone is informed of his fatal illness… An inevitable confrontation with the current situation and the past… Series of the tensions and the reconciliations leading to a road to the life – however death is knocking on the door…

Director’s View:

Jahan asked himself, “What is my legacy?”

DANCE WITH ME is a film in praise of friendship and life.

Director’s Profile:

Born in 1965 in Esfahan, Soroush Sehat is a graduate of Chemistry (BA) and Marine Pollution (MA). Sehat has been active in cinema and TV as director and creator of popular TV series, scriptwriter of films of such directors as Farzad Motamen and Kioumars Porahmad and actor in works by Behrouz Afkhami, Abolhassan Davoudi and Behnam Behzadi. In 2019, he made his debut feature, DANCE WITH ME, which received the award for best director and the diploma of honor for best actor in the 37th Fajr International Film Festival (Iran).

Feature Films: 2019- Dance with Me.


Festivals & Awards:

1- Fajr International Film Festival (Iran – April 2019).

  • Best Director Award.
  • Best Actor Diploma of Honor.

2- Tallinn Black Nights International Film Festival (Estonia – November 2019).

  • First Film Competition Entry.

3- Cyrus International Film Festival (Canada – November 2019).

4- Asia Pacific Film Festival (Macao – China – January 2020).

  • Jury Prize

5- Trondheim International Film Festival (Norway – March 2020).

6- Iranian Film Festival Zurich (Switzerland – May 2020).

7- Wales International Film Festival (UK – September 2020).

  • Best Film Nominee.

8- Asian Film Festival – Barcelona (Spain – October 2020).

  • Discoveries Section.

9- Sofia MENAR – Middle East and North Africa Region Festival (Bulgaria – January 2021).

10- Festival of Iranian Films in National Museum of  Asian Art – Smithsonian (USA / Jan. 2021).

11- Festival of Iranian Films in Boston Department of Space and Time (USA / Jan. 2021).

12- Festival of Iranian Films in Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (USA / Jan. 2021).

13- Cinéma(s) d’Iran (France / Jun.2021).

14- Iranian Film Cycle in Casa Asia (Spain – July 2021).

15- Iranian Film Festival Australia – Online Program (July – August.2021 – Australia).

16- Nouvelles Images Persanes (November.2021 – France).

17- Cine Club Persan – Geneva (April.2022 – Switzerland).

18- Closeup Special Screening in Vancouver (November.2023 – Canada).



International Premiere of DANCE WITH ME in Tallinn

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