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Cast

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Ali Alavi
Mitra Hajjar ...
Sara P. Alavi - Ali's Wife
Malek Jahan Khazai ...
Ali's Mother
Fatemeh Alijani ...
Orphonage Receptionist
Ali Mazinani ...
Reza - Young night guard
Hassan Ghalenoi ...
Policeman - Soldier
Naser Madahi ...
Basiri - Old Night guard
Ismaïl Amani ...
Young boy
Manoochehr Rahimi ...
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Ebrahim Safarpour ...
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Ossta Shah Tir ...
Ali's Father
Ali Nicksaulat ...
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Abbas Hassanzadeh ...
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Gholamreza Rajabzadeh ...
Nazem - Police Officer
Javad Nazari ...
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In an act of vengeance, a young man randomly kills two police officers. He escapes to the forest, where he is arrested by two other officers. The three men are surrounded by trees, the woods. They are lost in a maze, a desolate landscape, where the boundaries between the hunter and the hunted are difficult to perceive. Written by Anthony Ray

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Written by Colin Greenwood, Jonny Greenwood, Edward O'Brien, Philip Selway and Thomas E. Yorke
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Political and gloomy
20 May 2010 | by See all my reviews

This movie played at the International Film Festival in Berlin this year and it was in the official program/selection! A drama about a family living in a very disturbing time and regime. But don't expect the movie to give you some easy answers or an easy plot to follow. This is a difficult film, but that's the way they should be (with a theme like that).

Of course you could argue, that the ending isn't the one you would imagine, but hopefully the movie has gotten to you until this point, so that you can identify with the persons at some basic level. I liked it and I think it has some very interesting questions (that again won't be answered in the movie). Not an easy movie then, but if that's your cup of tea, you will be very pleased here


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