Human Rights/Social Justice
Masahiro Kobayashi Films
South Asian/Southeast Asian
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Coming off the unprecedented box office success of
, acclaimed Iranian director Tahmineh Milani wrote and directed this light-hearted family drama. Shahab Hosseini offers an award-winning performance as Kurosh Zand, a spoiled, egotistical movie star. When little Raha (Fataneh Malek-Mohammadi) comes forward and claims to be his long-lost daughter from a brief affair, Zand allows her to live with him until the results of the paternity test are known. Raha soon brings out the best in Zand, and his meaningless lifestyle begins to change for the better. "...exhibits a tender, intelligent sweetness..." (
). In Persian with English subtitles.
Tahmineh Milani---Iran---2009---102 mins.
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