Directed by Bahram Tavakoli
Iran | 2019 | 100 min | Unclassified 15+
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
In 1939, Gholamreza Takhti lives a very underprivileged life. He starts wrestling to make ends meet. At first, everything seems impossible but he soon becomes world wrestling Olympic champion and a national hero for all Iranians; a sudden twist in life eventually leading to his death.