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A Mother's Love (1999)

Mehr-E Madari (original title)
Mehdi is an orphan who lost his father in a car accident and his mother too passed away in giving birth to her second child. He thinks that Mrs. Fahimy who is a social worker is very look ... See full summary »

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Mina Fahimi
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Mehdi is an orphan who lost his father in a car accident and his mother too passed away in giving birth to her second child. He thinks that Mrs. Fahimy who is a social worker is very look like his mother and insisting that she should be his mother but she is refusing. Written by Ibrahim

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Can a mother's love ever be replaced?
15 August 2000 | by (Pretoria, South Africa) – See all my reviews

This is a really well made film about the emotional deprivation experienced by institutionalised children, that is deeply sympathetic to both the problems and needs of the child, as well as the often difficult situations that social workers and other care givers find themselves in. In exploring the relationship between a young boy who refuses to accept the reality of his mother's death and a social worker who needs to keep her emotional distance and wants to preserve her own family life, this film brings into clear focus the kind of emotional love and security that most of us take for granted.


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