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Parviz

Directed by Majid Barzegar
Iran | 2012 | 107 min | Unclassified 15+
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
SYNOPSIS

Despite his 50 years Parviz still lives off his father and the two men don’t get on very well. Things come to a head when the father tells his son he has decided to remarry. Parviz has no other choice but surrender his place to his step-mother and leave home. Parviz finds it difficult to get used to this new solitary life far from his neighborhood and the people he knows. He thus concocts a novel way of fighting back against the injustice done to him.

FESTIVALS

Jury’s Special Mention – 60th San Sebastian IFF
Winner of NETPAC Award – 13th Asiaticafilmmediale
Winner – Silver Apricot, Yerevan International Film Festival
Best Film – Golden Crow Pheasant, 18th Kerala International Film Festival
Best Performance – 13th Dhaka International Film Festival
Special Mention – 9th International Oriental Film Festival of Geneva
Jury’s Special Mention – 13th Imagineindia International Film Festival

Parviz

Directed by Majid Barzegar
Iran | 2012 | 107 min | Unclassified 15+
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
TRAILER
SYNOPSIS

Despite his 50 years Parviz still lives off his father and the two men don’t get on very well. Things come to a head when the father tells his son he has decided to remarry. Parviz has no other choice but surrender his place to his step-mother and leave home. Parviz finds it difficult to get used to this new solitary life far from his neighborhood and the people he knows. He thus concocts a novel way of fighting back against the injustice done to him.

FESTIVALS

Winner Gran Prix – Cannes Film Festival 2021
Sydney Film Festival 2021

CREDITS

Director: Majid Barzegar
Writers: Hamed Rajabi, Bardia Yadegari, Majid Barzegar
Producer: Saeed Armand
Cinematographer: Amin Jafari
Production Designer: Leila Naghdi Pari
Sound: Mehdi Saleh Kermani
Editing: Javad Emami
Makeup: Elham Salehi

CAST

Levon Haftvan
Homeira Nonahali
Mahmoud Behrouzian

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    Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
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    SYNOPSIS

    Rahim is in prison because of a debt he was unable to repay. During a two-day leave, he tries to convince his creditor to withdraw his complaint against the payment of part of the sum. But things don’t go as planned…

    FESTIVALS

    Winner Gran Prix – Cannes Film Festival 2021
    Sydney Film Festival 2021