Monday September 18, 2017
2:00 pm and 7:30 pm
The Salesman (Forushande)
Director: Asghar Farhadi
Cast: Taraneh Alidoosti, Shahab Hosseini, Babak Karimi, Mina Sadati
Run Time: 125 min
Language: Farsi with English subtitles
The Salesman takes an ambitiously complex look at thought-provoking themes, and the well-acted results prove another consistently absorbing entry in writer-director Asghar Farhadi’s distinguished filmography. Forced to leave their apartment due to a dangerous construction project in a neighboring building, a young Iranian couple moves to the center of Tehran where they become embroiled in a life-altering situation involving the previous tenant. Directed by Asghar Farhadi, who also helmed the Oscar-winning feature A Separation.
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