Prolific Persian : Babak Anvari Directing New Annapurna Film Starring Armie Hammer

By Iman Sadri

May 1, 2018

Babak Anvari is a BAFTA winner. Having won the prestigious award last year for his film Under The Shadow. Now Anvari is directing an untitled Annapurna film starring Armie Hammer and Dakota Johnson

The film is a horror thriller about a New Orleans bartender who has disturbing events occur to him after picking up a cell phone at his bar.

Anvari’s film may still be untitled, but based on the success and critical reaction of Under the Shadow, BAFTA needs to be renamed to Babak Anvari Film To Amaze.

Iman Sadri is the founder of @ThePersianObserver and @LASmileMagazine.