Set in a leper colony in the north of Iran, The House is Black juxtaposes "ugliness," of which there is much in the world as stated in the opening scenes, with religion and gratitude.
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The leper colony featured in the film is known as Bababaghi Hospice, which is located in the Iranian province of East Azerbaijan. See more
There is no shortage of ugliness in the world. If man closed his eyes to it, there would be even more. But man is a problem solver.
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