TRAILER

Fireworks Wednesday

Directed by Asghar Farhadi
Iran | 2006 | 104 min | Unclassified 15+
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
SYNOPSIS

On the last Wednesday before the spring solstice ushers in the Persian New Year, people set off fireworks following an ancient Zoroastrian tradition. Rouhi, spending her first day at a new job, finds herself in the midst of a different kind of fireworks — a domestic dispute between her new boss and his wife.

FESTIVALS

Locarno International Film Festival (2006)
Fajr International Film Festival (2006)
Locarno International Film Festival (2006)
Chicago International Film Festival (2006)

A Hero

Directed by Asghar Farhadi
Iran | 2006 | 104 min | Unclassified 15+
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
TRAILER
SYNOPSIS

On the last Wednesday before the spring solstice ushers in the Persian New Year, people set off fireworks following an ancient Zoroastrian tradition. Rouhi, spending her first day at a new job, finds herself in the midst of a different kind of fireworks — a domestic dispute between her new boss and his wife.

FESTIVALS

Locarno International Film Festival (2006)
Fajr International Film Festival (2006)
Locarno International Film Festival (2006)
Chicago International Film Festival (2006)

CREDITS

Director: Asghar Farhadi
Scriptwriter: Mani Haghighi, Asghar Farhadi
Producers: Jamal Sadatian
Music: Peyman Yazdanian
Cinematographer: Hossein Jafarian
Editing: Haydeh Safiyari
Production Designer: Hossein Majd
Makeup: Mehrdad Mirkiani

CAST

Hamid Farokhnezhad
Hediyeh Tehrani
Taraneh Alidoosti

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