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M for Mother (2006)

Mim mesle madar (original title)
PG | | Drama | 25 October 2006 (Iran)
What appears to be a grand love story turns sour when parents-to-be discover that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects, as a result of the mother's exposure to ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Golshifteh Farahani ... Sepideh
Hosein Yari Hosein Yari ... Soheil
Jamshid Hashempur ... Roobik
Mohammad-Ali Shadman Mohammad-Ali Shadman ... Saeed
Sahar Dolatshahi ... Farzaneh
Sharareh Dolat Abadi Sharareh Dolat Abadi ... The Grandmother
Marita Andriasiyan Marita Andriasiyan ... Roobik's wife
Amir-Hossein Sadigh Amir-Hossein Sadigh ... Babak
Ramin Rastad Ramin Rastad ... Medic dealer
Mahyar Fazeli Mahyar Fazeli ... Mahyar
Niloofar Esfandiari Niloofar Esfandiari ... Malahat
Maryam Katoozi Maryam Katoozi ... Fereshteh
Hannaneh Shahshahani Hannaneh Shahshahani ... Shaghayegh
Behrooz Ghaderi Behrooz Ghaderi ... Abbas
Ata Moradi Ata Moradi ... Dr. Forootan
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Storyline

What appears to be a grand love story turns sour when parents-to-be discover that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects, as a result of the mother's exposure to chemical weapons during the Iran-Iraq war. The father does not want to have a disabled child, but the mother insists on going through with the pregnancy. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

Don't kill your babies because of poverty...

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

PG
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Official Sites:

IMVBox.com | sourehcinema

Country:

Iran

Language:

Persian | Armenian

Release Date:

25 October 2006 (Iran) See more »

Also Known As:

M for Mother See more »

Filming Locations:

Tehran, Iran

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Budget:

IRR 4,000,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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The director Rasool Mollagholi Poor died a few months after the film was screened. See more »

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you will never see any film like this in this genre
2 September 2008 | by deadman_sinaSee all my reviews

excellent...please don't miss it...she is my favoring actor...she could be a superstar if she weren't in Iran....its not political,but its about art and emotion...do you know what i mean..?i cannot say anything else about it....you can see it and see what you feel...its a miracle...you are going to miss it if you don't see it...i have seen this film more than 10 times but i think i have to see it more and More...its the end of line for a romantic film with a vary emotional musics and very admirable performance by the mother and the father...maby because im an iranian...thats why i like it...you can try it...you will not be ashamed...trust me


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