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A Separation


Leila Hatami, Peyman Maadi, Shahab Hosseini, Sare Bayat View All


Asghar Farhadi (Screenplay), Asghar Farhadi (Director) View All

Release: Mar. 15th, 2011
Runtime: 2 hours, 3 minutes
A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease.
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As the title states, the film is about a separation between a husband and wife for reasons that aren't entirely to do with falling out of love; namely, husband Nader and wife Simin choose to separate because of mutual incompatibility.
So it goes with A Separation a dialogue, character driven Iranian film that will have you invested throughout.
"A Separation" is an Iranian drama film written and directed by Asghar Farhadi, it tells the story of a married couple who are on the verge of getting a divorce, over a disagreement about migration, meanwhile, their daughter tires her best to make sure that doesn't happen.
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