Asghar Farhadi

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A Separation 2011 PG-13

123 min - Drama, Mystery

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Stars: Armine Zeytounchian , Kimia Hosseini, Merila Zarei, Peyman Moaadi, Sareh Bayat, Leila Hatami

Synopsis: A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease.


About Elly 2009

119 min - Drama, Thriller, Mystery

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Stars: Golshifteh Farahani, Shahab Hosseini

Synopsis: The mysterious disappearance of a kindergarten teacher during a picnic in the north of Iran is followed by a series of misadventures for her fellow travelers.


The Past 2013 PG-13

130 min - Drama, Mystery

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Stars: Bérénice Bejo, Tahar Rahim, Sabrina Ouazani, Valeria Cavalli, Pauline Burlet, Jean-Michel Simonet

Synopsis: An Iranian man deserts his French wife and her two children to return to his homeland. Meanwhile, his wife starts up a new relationship, a reality her husband confronts upon his wife's request for a divorce.