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Credited cast:
Ali Ebdali ...
Ibrahim
Sara Bahrami ...
Zahra
Farzin Mohades ...
Fatah
Missagh Zareh ...
Madjid
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Ahmad Ali Abassian ...
Bras droit loueur 1
Asghar Ahbeygi
Alireza Bagheri ...
Ghodrat
Pejman Bazeghi ...
Le concessionnaire
Parvin Dehghan
Negin Eghtedari
Fakhraii Eloheh ...
Fayemeh
A.H. Gharavi
Aghdas Kaji
Shahrzad Kamalzadeh ...
Shirine
Nasser Karambou
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Ibrahim left his family to try his luck in Tehran. But in this asphalt jungle where everything can be bought and sold a dream can easily become a nightmare. Involved into the traffic of new-born children, Ibrahim plunges into the city seedy areas, in Tehroun. This film noir gives a caustic portrait of modern Iran. Written by Anonymous

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Amazing Movie that was unnoticed
19 March 2011 | by (Paris) – See all my reviews

In the like of Slumdog millionaire and the best of middle east and central Asia cinema, Tehroun shows us how it is possible to create a visual masterpiece,an emotionally moving story and having it played by unknown - but full of talents - improvised actors. This movie could easily compete in the largest festivals and should have won the Oscar for best foreign language film in 2010, it could have helped Iran and the Iranians in demonstrating the world that the large majority of them is not supporting its oppressive government and wish hard to be as open as civilizations in the west.

Give Tehroun a chance, you won't regret it!


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