MAINLINE

By Rakshan BANI-ETEMAD, Mohsen ABDOLVAHAB

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Drama - Completed 2006

Sara, a young middle class bride-to-be, struggles to overcome a heroin addiction before her fiancé finds out.

    • Year of production
    • 2006
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • IRAN
    • Languages
    • FARSI
    • Duration
    • 78 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Rakshan BANI-ETEMAD, Mohsen ABDOLVAHAB
    • Writer(s)
    • Rakshan BANI-ETEMAD, Mohsen ABDOLVAHAB, Farid MOSTAFAVI
    • Producer(s)
    • Jahangir KOSARI, Rakshan BANI-ETEMAD
    • Synopsis
    • Sara (Baran Kosari) is soon to be married and struggling with a heroin addiction. While her fiancé is studying overseas, she has a relapse. With her wedding day fast approaching, Sara and her mother Sima (Bita Farahi) travel to a drug rehabilitation centre in the country, where she makes a final effort to stay clean for good.
      Directors Bani-Etemad and Abdolvahab illustrate the unusual state of Iranian youth, in a country where people under thirty make up more than seventy per cent of the population. Mainline presents a raw look at the toll drug addiction has taken on these young people.
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