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طلا و مس
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directed by Homayoun Asadian, fl. 2005-2012; performed by Javad Ezati, fl. 2009-2011, Behrouz Shaibi, fl. 2011-2011 and Negar Javaherian, fl. 2008-2013 (Iran: Iranian Independents), 1 hour 34 mins
The story focuses on a Koranic student, Seyed, who has just moved to Tehran with his wife, Zahra, and two small children. When Zahra is diagnosed with a debilitating disease, Seyed must learn about things he's never considered, including cooking, shopping, and diaper changing. He studies by day and at night assume...
directed by Homayoun Asadian, fl. 2005-2012; performed by Javad Ezati, fl. 2009-2011, Behrouz Shaibi, fl. 2011-2011 and Negar Javaherian, fl. 2008-2013 (Iran: Iranian Independents), 1 hour 34 mins
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Tehran Tehran = طهران تهران
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directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939- and Mehdi Karampoor, fl. 2003-2012; produced by M.A. Hossein-Nejad, fl. 2002-2010; performed by Borzou Arjmand, fl. 2000-2014, Katayun Amir Ebrahimi, fl. 1963-2010 and Ali Abedini, fl. 1984-2010 (Privately Published, 2010), 2 hours
This film consists of two short dramas, one directed by Dariush Mehrjui and the other by Mehdi Karampoor, featuring Ali Abedini, Katayun Amir Ebrahimi, and Borzou Arjmand.
directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939- and Mehdi Karampoor, fl. 2003-2012; produced by M.A. Hossein-Nejad, fl. 2002-2010; performed by Borzou Arjmand, fl. 2000-2014, Katayun Amir Ebrahimi, fl. 1963-2010 and Ali Abedini, fl. 1984-2010 (Privately Published, 2010), 2 hours
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My Tehran for Sale
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directed by Granaz Moussavi, 1974-; produced by Julie Ryan, fl. 1996-2017, Granaz Moussavi, 1974- and Kate Croser, fl. 2005-2017, Cyan Films; performed by Asha Mehrabi, fl. 2009-2010, Amir Chegini, fl. 2009 and Marzieh Vafamehr, fl. 2003-2009 (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2009), 1 hour 41 mins
In this riveting, insider's perspective on life in Iran's capital city, Marzieh-a terminally ill actress-wearily relates her desperate quest for political asylum through a series of interviews with an unsympathetic government official. Beginning with details of her doomed relationship with an Iranian-born Australi...
directed by Granaz Moussavi, 1974-; produced by Julie Ryan, fl. 1996-2017, Granaz Moussavi, 1974- and Kate Croser, fl. 2005-2017, Cyan Films; performed by Asha Mehrabi, fl. 2009-2010, Amir Chegini, fl. 2009 and Marzieh Vafamehr, fl. 2003-2009 (San Francisco, CA: Global Lens, 2009), 1 hour 41 mins
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Persepolis
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directed by Vincent Paronnaud, 1970- and Marjane Satrapi, 1969-; produced by Xavier Rigault, fl. 2007-2017, Marc-Antoine Robert, fl. 2007-2017 and Tara Grace, fl. 2006-2007, 2.4.7. Films, France 3 Cinéma, Kennedy/Marshall Company, French Connection Animations and Diaphana Films; performed by Chiara Mastroianni, 1972-, Catherine Deneuve, 1943- and Danielle Darrieux, 1917- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2007), 1 hour 36 mins,
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Writer and director Marjane Satrapi draws a poignant story about a young girl in Iran during the Islamic Revolution, when people's hopes were dashed as fundamentalists took power.
directed by Vincent Paronnaud, 1970- and Marjane Satrapi, 1969-; produced by Xavier Rigault, fl. 2007-2017, Marc-Antoine Robert, fl. 2007-2017 and Tara Grace, fl. 2006-2007, 2.4.7. Films, France 3 Cinéma, Kennedy/Marshall Company, French Connection Animations and Diaphana Films; performed by Chiara Mastroianni, 1972-, Catherine Deneuve, 1943- and Danielle Darrieux, 1917- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2007), 1 hour 36 mins,
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Gilaneh
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directed by Mohsen Abdolvahab, fl. 2002-2010 and Rakshan Bani-E'temad, 1954-; performed by Baran Kosari, 1995-, Shahrokh Foroutanian, fl. 2004-2012 and Madjid Bahrami, fl. 2003-2005 (Iran: Sheherazad Media International), 1 hour 24 mins
The film illustrates the love and devotion a mother has for her son and daughter even though the violence of war destroys their dreams. As Iranians celebrate the New Year, Iraqi bombs rain down on Tehran in 1988. We meet the widowed Gilaneh and her pregnant daughter who are in search of the daughter's husband who...
directed by Mohsen Abdolvahab, fl. 2002-2010 and Rakshan Bani-E'temad, 1954-; performed by Baran Kosari, 1995-, Shahrokh Foroutanian, fl. 2004-2012 and Madjid Bahrami, fl. 2003-2005 (Iran: Sheherazad Media International), 1 hour 24 mins
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سیمای زنی در دوردست
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directed by Ali Mosaffa, 1966-; performed by Zahra Hatami, fl. 1971-2005, Leila Hatami, 1972- and Homayoun Ershadi, 1947- (Iran: Iranian Independents), 1 hour 39 mins
A middle-aged, divorced man returns home one day to find a woman's cryptic message on his voicemail. Claiming to have dialed his number by chance, she tells him of her intentions to kill herself, and also of her house keys which are hidden underneath her doormat. Intrigued, he shows up at her flat, and finds the k...
directed by Ali Mosaffa, 1966-; performed by Zahra Hatami, fl. 1971-2005, Leila Hatami, 1972- and Homayoun Ershadi, 1947- (Iran: Iranian Independents), 1 hour 39 mins
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زنانه
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directed by Mahnaz Afzali, 1963- (Iran: Iranian Independents), 55 mins
Filmed in a woman's restroom located in a public park in Iran's metropolitan center of Tehran, this documentary explodes Western stereotyping of women in Iran. The elder who runs the washroom offers a shoulder to cry on or tough love in a place where women, many of them especially marginalized because they are pro...
directed by Mahnaz Afzali, 1963- (Iran: Iranian Independents), 55 mins
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زندگی همین است
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directed by Pirooz Kalantari, fl. 1999-2012 (Iran: Iranian Independents), 43 mins
Armed with references to Existentialism and Woody Allen, the conversations of these Tehran University students could easily blend in at any Greenwich Village coffee shop. But unlike their democratic American counterparts, these young college intellectuals are powerless to change what they view as a stagnating soci...
directed by Pirooz Kalantari, fl. 1999-2012 (Iran: Iranian Independents), 43 mins
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Leila
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directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939-; produced by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939- and Faramarz Farazmand, fl. 1998; performed by Jamileh Sheikhi, 1930-2001, Ali Mosaffa, 1966- and Leila Hatami, 1972- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1997), 2 hours 5 mins
Reza and Leila, an attractive and affluent young couple deeply in love and recently married, discover that Leila is unable to conceive. Invoking tradition, Reza's mother convinces her daughter-in-law that Reza must, out of necessity, take a second wife to produce an heir. The heartbreak that follows is "in a word,...
directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939-; produced by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939- and Faramarz Farazmand, fl. 1998; performed by Jamileh Sheikhi, 1930-2001, Ali Mosaffa, 1966- and Leila Hatami, 1972- (New York, NY: First Run Features, 1997), 2 hours 5 mins
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The Cycle = دایره مینا
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directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939-; performed by Fourouzan, fl. 1964-1978, Ezzatolah Entezami, 1924- and Saeed Kangarani, 1954- (Iran: Privately Published), 1 hour 38 mins
Dariush Mehrjui took the title of his 1973 film from a line by the medieval Persian mystic poet Hafiz: 'Because of the cycle of the universe, my heart is bleeding.' This bleeding is both literal and figurative: A rural young man, Ali, and his ailing father become a part of in the corrupt and unsanitary 'free mark...
directed by Dariush Mehrjui, 1939-; performed by Fourouzan, fl. 1964-1978, Ezzatolah Entezami, 1924- and Saeed Kangarani, 1954- (Iran: Privately Published), 1 hour 38 mins
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