Original title: The Charmer Director: Milad Alami Screenplay: Milad Alami, Ingeborg Topsøe Director of Photography: Sophia Olsson Producer: Stinna Lassen Editor: Olivia Neergaard-Holm Music: Martin Dirkov Country: Denmark Year of production: 2017 Length (min): 100 Language: Danish, Farsi Subtitles: Czech, English Sales: Alma Cinéma Section: Nová Evropa Sponsors: Dánské velvyslanectví
Esmail, a young Iranian man, is wandering through the city trying to seduce women. He hopes that he can get a residence permit in Denmark through marriage. As his time runs out, his past resurfaces. Esmail is slowly getting lost between his actual self and the persona he's adopted in Denmark. The Charmer is a psychological drama emphasizing identity issues and cultural differences in the modern world.