An exploration of the psychological effects of war on a middle-class Iranian family who flee Teheran following a night air raid.

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Farhad Sadri
Farokhlagha Hushmand ...
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Fatemah Motamed-Aria ...
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Amir Pievar ...
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Ahmad Rezai
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Arash Sadri
Timaz Saba
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An exploration of the psychological effects of war on a middle-class Iranian family who flee Teheran following a night air raid.

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