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Still Life (Tabiate bijan)

Still Life (Tabiate bijan)
  • 1974
  • Iran
  • 93 min
  • Directed by: Sohrab Shahid Saless
  • Written by: Sohrab Shahid Saless
  • Cast: Zadour Bonyadi, Mohammed Kani, Hibibollah Safarian

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An elderly railway signalman lives a life of unvarying routine with his wife, a carpet weaver.

One day, some officials from the company arrive. They notice the old man and ask about his age. Soon after that, a letter comes informing him that he is being retired … A film of extraordinary subtlety and strength and the masterpiece of one of the world's greatest filmmakers.

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