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Director: Mohammad Hossein Mahdavian
Year: 2017
Duration: 110′
Language: Original Version / Spanish subtitles
Genre: Drama

Synopsis

It is the official narration of an era in the history of the Islamic Republic that the authorities still consider very sensitive. The film portrays the violence perpetrated by the members of the Mujahedeen-e-Khalq (MEK), including the attacks, assassinations and the efforts of the intelligence agents to identify and arrest the leaders of the group, events that took place until 8th of February of 1982.

Director’s Biography

Mohammad Hossein Mahdavian, born in 1981 in Babol, graduated in television production at the Iran Broadcasting University. He debuted with the feature film “Standing in Dust” that was very well received in the country.

Festivals and Awards

Crystal Simorgh Best Film 34st Fajr Film Festival (2017)


SCREENING

Thursday 1st Nov
18:00h
CAIXAFORUM