A Separation

A Separation
  • 2011
  • Iran
  • 2h 3min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Asghar Farhadi
  • Written by: Asghar Farhadi
  • Cast: Leila Hatami, Peyman Moaadi, Shahab Hosseini, Sareh Bayat, Sarina Farhadi
  • Language: Persian

A couple debate the ramifications of their impending divorce before a series of events unravel that will lead to a single tragic incident. This morally complex tale is a rich and thought-provoking consideration of the nature of judgement and the role of law.

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A Separation (Jodaeiye Nader Az Simin)

21 Jun 20114 stars

Award-winning Iranian film is skilfully crafted, intelligent and considered

(PG) 122min A Separation begins with the event of its title: Nader (Peyman Moaadi) and Simin (Leila Hatami) sit in front of a local judge debating their decision to get a divorce. Simin wants to move abroad, where she feels their daughter, Termeh…

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