Waltz for Tehran deals with the life of Mehrdad Mehdi, one of the first street musicians in Iran, who intends to reunite his band, with whom he has played in the streets for years, to hold a street festival in Tehran. There are many obstacles. In the documentary Waltz for Tehran, we see the tireless efforts of Mehdi in obtaining a permit to perform on the street.
The specialized instrument is Mehrdad Mehdi Accordion. He started composing in the theater in earnest and composed 29 plays. He is the only specialized musician of Piazzolla's works in Iran. His works include waltz, tango, improvisations and minimal cuts.
Documentary and Experimental Cinema Development Center, Zeynab Tabrizi
Paliz Khoshdel, Zeynab Tabrizi