THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE Placed Third in AMP’s List of the Best West Asian Films of 2020

In Asian Movie Pulse, in the Top 20 Best West Asian Films of 2020, Abbas Amini’s THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE earned the third place (

Winner of Kim Jiseok Award in Busan and Ecumenical Jury’s Special Mention in Mannheim-Heidelberg, the film is described as “a blend of social drama and thriller whose message, bleak as it may be, shows the cruel logic of a system based on necessity and economic survival. Abbas Amini’s feature cannot be viewed as a “whodunit” since the perpetrator is known, but rather as a study of the world which allows them to roam free and go about their business.” (