- France, US, Iran
- 1h 47min
- Directed by: Maryam Keshavarz
- Written by: Maryam Keshavarz
- Cast: Sarah Kazemy, Nikohl Boosheri, Reza Sixo Safai
- Language: Persian, English
- UK release: 24 August 2012
A tentative romance between two well-heeled young Iranian women (Boosheri & Kazemy) is threatened when one of them attracts the unwanted attention of the other one’s violent brother (Safai). A timely and worthwhile subject somewhat let down by two-dimensional storytelling.
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Circumstance28 Aug 2012
A timely and worthwhile Iranian film somewhat let down by 2D storytelling
Developed with the help of the Sundance programme, writer/director Maryam Keshavarz’s debut feature exemplifies the strengths and weaknesses of recent Iranian cinema. A romance between two well-heeled young women set against an oppressive backdrop of…
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