HE (2012)

by Rouzbeh Rashidi


122 Minutes

Cast & Crew

Idea & Director: Rouzbeh Rashidi

DoP & Sound: Rouzbeh Rashidi

Soundscape By Mick O’Shea & Emil Nerstrand

Featuring: James Devereaux, Cillian Roche, Maximilian Le Cain, George Hanover & John McCarthy.

Director profile

Rouzbeh Rashidi

Rouzbeh Rashidi (born in Tehran, 1980) is an Iranian-Irish filmmaker. He has been making films since 2000, at which…

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HE (122 Minutes DSLR Stereo Colour/B&W Ireland 2012)

HE is an experimental feature film by Rouzbeh Rashidi which exploring the theme of suicide, funded by Arts Council of Ireland, supported by The Guesthouse Cork, produced by Experimental Film Society.

HE, the third work in the ongoing collaboration between Rouzbeh Rashidi and actor James Devereaux, is a troubling and mysterious portrait of a suicidal man. Rashidi juxtaposes the lead character’s apparently revealing monologues with scenes and images that layer the film with ambiguity. Its deliberate, hypnotic pace and boldly experimental structure result in an unusual and challenging view of its unsettling subject.

Funded By Arts Council of Ireland.

Supported by The Guesthouse Cork.

Shot on Canon EOS 5D Mark II with Prime Lenses.

Post Production on Final Cut Pro.

Produced By Experimental Film Society © 2012.

Festival and Public Screenings:

2013 – Kastav Film Festival (Croatia)
2013 – Laura Mars Gallery (Germany)
2012 – The Guesthouse (Ireland)
2012 – South Texas Underground Film Festival (USA)
2012 – The First and the Last Experimental International Film Festival (Australia)

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