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Where We Used to Swim
Where We Used to Swim

WHERE WE USED TO SWIM

Directed by Daniel Asadi Faezi
Germany, 2019
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

The dried tears of Lake Urmia in northern Iran are for sale – salt in plastic bags at the roadside. Once the biggest lake in the Middle East, only a fraction of it is left today. This is its elegy, presenting both its former splendour and its state today.

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Synopsis

The dried tears of Lake Urmia in northern Iran are for sale – salt in plastic bags at the roadside. Once the biggest lake in the Middle East, only a fraction of it is left today. This is its elegy, presenting both its former splendour and its state today.