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An shab ke barun amad (1967)

A documentary which explores what did or did not happen on a rainy night a young boy allegedly saved a train from crashing.

Director:

Kamran Shirdel

Writers:

Esmail Nooriala (narration) (as Esmaeel Noori Ala), Kamran Shirdel
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A documentary which explores what did or did not happen on a rainy night a young boy allegedly saved a train from crashing.

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Country:

Iran

Language:

Persian

Release Date:

1967 (Iran) See more »

Also Known As:

The Night It Rained See more »

Filming Locations:

Gorgan, Mazandaran, Iran See more »

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Mono

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1.37 : 1
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It was banned in Iran till 1974 when it was screened in Tehran film festival and won the prize for the best documentary. But later it was banned once again. See more »

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