Toronto International Film Festival
BFI London Film Festival
Fajr Film Festival
Based on real events, director Farnoosh Samadi's provocative debut feature is an incise and powerful examination of Iranian patriarchal society. Sahar Dolatshahi plays Sara, a school teacher from Tehran who is preparing to attend a wedding in northern Iran. When her husband suddenly forbids her to go, she makes a decision which will have unexpected, yet devastating, consequences, eliciting a web of lies from which she struggles to free herself.
2020 - Iran - 1h 23m
Directed By: Farnoosh Samadi
Written By: Farnoosh Samadi
Starring: Sahar Dolatshahi, Pejman Jamshidi, Azita Hajian