MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 43,770 this week

Two Angels (2003)
"Deux fereshté" (original title)

6.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.7/10 from 115 users  
Reviews: 2 user

In the countryside of Iran, a poor fifteen year-old boy, called Ali, has frictions with his violent and retrograde religious father, Hussein. When Ali meets a shepherd playing Nay in the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Live Chat with Keanu Reeves

We conducted a Live Chat with Keanu about his upcoming film John Wick.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2649 titles
created 16 Aug 2011
 
a list of 288 titles
created 21 Oct 2011
 
a list of 33 titles
created 25 Feb 2013
 
a list of 2150 titles
created 15 May 2013
 
a list of 11 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Two Angels" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Two Angels (2003)

Two Angels (2003) on IMDb 6.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Two Angels.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Shirin (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A hundred and fourteen famous Iranian theater and cinema actresses and a French star: mute spectators at a theatrical representation of Khosrow and Shirin, a Persian poem from the twelfth ... See full summary »

Director: Abbas Kiarostami
Stars: Mahnaz Afshar, Pegah Ahangarani, Taraneh Alidoosti
Biography | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

Arising out of the horror of the Spanish Civil War, a candidate for canonization is investigated by a journalist who discovers his own estranged father had a deep, dark and devastating connection to the saint's life.

Director: Roland Joffé
Stars: Charlie Cox, Wes Bentley, Dougray Scott
Leila (1997)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Leila and Reza meet in a kind of celebration and fall for each other. Having discovered their love, they get married soon only to find out the infertility of Leila. That's when Reza's ... See full summary »

Director: Dariush Mehrjui
Stars: Leila Hatami, Ali Mosaffa, Jamileh Sheikhi
About Elly (2009)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

A group of middle-class friends travel from Tehran to spend the weekend at the seaside. Sepideh invites Elly, who is her daughter's teacher, to travel with the three families in order to ... See full summary »

Director: Asghar Farhadi
Stars: Golshifteh Farahani, Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Wooden Bridge was a passage over the northern trench of old Tehran, connecting the capital to the countryside of Shemiran. A connection between old Tehran and modern Tehran.

Director: Mehdi Karampoor
Stars: Mahnaz Afshar, Borzou Arjmand, Farhad Aslani
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Youssef, a blind university professor, is suddenly diagnosed with a fatal disease and must undergo treatment in France. Back home, will he find the life he had before?

Director: Majid Majidi
Stars: Parviz Parastui, Roya Taymourian, Afarin Obeisi
Osama (2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The Taliban are ruling Afghanistan, they being a repressive regime especially for women, who, among other things, are not allowed to work. This situation is especially difficult for one ... See full summary »

Director: Siddiq Barmak
Stars: Marina Golbahari, Zubaida Sahar, Mohammad Arif Herati
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

The once-happy marriage between brooding painter Frederic and his movie-star wife Angele hits the rocks when another couple joins them on a Roman holiday.

Director: Philippe Garrel
Stars: Monica Bellucci, Louis Garrel, Céline Sallette
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A collective film of 33 shorts directed by different directors about their feeling about Cinema.

Directors: Theodoros Angelopoulos, Olivier Assayas, and 34 more credits »
Stars: Isabelle Adjani, Pegah Ahangarani, Anouk Aimée
Body of Lies (2008)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A CIA agent on the ground in Jordan hunts down a powerful terrorist leader while being caught between the unclear intentions of his American supervisors and Jordon Intelligence.

Director: Ridley Scott
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong
Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Louis Garrel
Stars: Golshifteh Farahani, Louis Garrel, Vincent Macaigne
Eden II (2014)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The life of a French DJ who's credited with inventing "French house" or the "French touch," a type of French electronic music that became popular in the 1990s.

Director: Mia Hansen-Løve
Stars: Félix de Givry, Pauline Etienne, Vincent Macaigne
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Siavash Lashkari ...
Ali / Sohrab
Mehran Rajabi ...
Ali's father / The sheperd
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sharareh Dolat Abadi ...
Azar's mother
...
Azar
Hassan Nahidi ...
Néy master
Fahimeh Rahimnia ...
Ali's mother
Edit

Storyline

In the countryside of Iran, a poor fifteen year-old boy, called Ali, has frictions with his violent and retrograde religious father, Hussein. When Ali meets a shepherd playing Nay in the field, he falls in love with the music and steals the musical instrument from the man. He tells his mother that he is interested in leaning how to play the Nay and his mother sends him to a music school in Tehran. The naive Ali befriends the wealthy student of Daf Azar, who is also enthusiastic about music. When Hussein discovers that his son is playing the Nay, his stupidity leads the family to a tragedy. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

number in title | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

19 November 2003 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Deux anges  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
An impressive Iranian film about youngsters passionate about music.
20 April 2007 | by (Paris,France) – See all my reviews

This is the début feature by Mamad Haghighat. He is a respected Iranian film critic and historian, author of "Histoire du Cinéma Iranien", ("A History of Iranian Cinema"), published by the Centre George Pompidou in 1999. Mr. Haghighat has contributed enormously towards the promotion of Iranian cinema in France. For his first film, he has chosen "Music" as its theme. For many it is a thorny issue as it is believed that it is forbidden in Islam to play music. "Two Angels" is about the lives of two youngsters who are passionate about music. One of the characters is a poor boy from country side. He is interested in playing a musical instrument called "Ney" which is similar to a flute. Although his deeply religious father is against the idea of music, he gets support from his sympathetic mother. This boys shares his passion for music with a rich girl too. It is she who helps him enroll for music lessons with fatal consequences ......... For "Two Angels", Mamad Haghighat who is based in Paris since 1978, had complete artistic freedom. This is the reason why this film is aesthetically quite different from other Iranian films for children produced by KANUN (Iranian Institute for the Development of Children and young Adults)


4 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Two Angels (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?