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Still Life (1974)
"Tabiate bijan" (original title)

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Mohamad Sardari
Mohammed Kani
Hibibollah Safarian
Habib Safaryan
Zahra Yazdani
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Definitely the best Iranian film ever
22 May 2001 | by (chicago) – See all my reviews

In par with the best Italian Neo-realist Masterpieces, this haunting film is a Chekovian tale of the wasted lives of a railway line-worker and his wife. The pace, the directing and the actings are so good that

it will stay to haunt you for a long time, probably forever, once you have watched it. A masterpiece by any definition.




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