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Completed - FRENCH - Drama - 130 minutes

Previous markets

  • AFM 2012 (Debut)
  • Berlin EFM 2013 (Line up)
  • Sundance 2013 (Line up)
  • Cannes 2013 (Premiere)
Full history

Year of production : 2013

Director(s) : Asghar FARHADI
Writer(s) : Asghar FARHADI
Cast : Berenice BEJO, Tahar RAHIM, Ali MOSSAFFA

Producer(s) : Alexandre MALLET GUY

Synopsis

Following a four year separation, Ahmad returns to Paris from Tehran, upon his French wife Marie's request, in order to finalize their divorce procedure. During his brief stay, Ahmad discovers the conflicting nature of Marie's relationship with her daughter Lucie. Ahmad's efforts to improve this relationship soon unveil a secret from their past.

Production

Country(ies) : FRANCE

ARGENTINA CDI FILMS
AUSTRALIA MADMAN ENTERTAI
AUSTRIA Jan 31, 2014 THIMFILM GMBH
CANADA TÉLÉ-QUÉBEC
CANADA MÉTROPOLE FILMS
CANADA MONGREL MEDIA I
CHINA LEMON TREE MEDI
DENMARK ANGEL FILMS A/S
DENMARK Mar 13, 2014 CAMERA FILM A/S
FINLAND CINEMA MONDO
FRANCE MEMENTO FILMS D
FRANCE CANAL +
GERMANY Jan 31, 2014 CAMINO FILMVERL
HONG KONG GOLDEN SCENE CO
ISRAEL LEV CINEMAS LTD
ITALY Nov 21, 2013 BIM DISTRIBUZIO
JAPAN DOMA INC
KOREA (Sou CAC ENTERTAINME
NETHERLAND Aug 08, 2013 CINÉART NL
NORWAY ARTHAUS
POLAND KINO SWIAT
SERBIA SOUL FOOD DISTR
SLOVENIA RTV SLOVENIJA
SPAIN Apr 16, 2014 GOLEM DISTRIBUC
SWEDEN FOLKETS BIO
SWITZERLAN May 22, 2013 FRENETIC FILMS
TAIWAN MAISON MOTION,
TURKEY MARS PRODUCTION
UNITED KIN BBC PROGRAMME A
UNITED KIN CURZON CINEMAS
UNITED KIN CURZON ARTIFICI
UNITED KIN CURZON FILM WOR
UNITED KIN CURZON FILM WOR
USA FILM FORUM


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Festivals and Awards

Cannes 2013 Competition
Toronto - TIFF 2013 Special Presentation


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