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Mim mesle madar (2006)

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 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:

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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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Trivia

In the scene that Golshifteh Farahani break down the glass to enter the room, there is no special effects or any scheduled action. Golshifteh did that sudden. See more »

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a true cinematic astonishment
21 January 2019 | by aminifatimaaaSee all my reviews

I wasn't prepared when this film unexpectedly knocked me out with its emotional force, so real, so natural and very raw, and that too with less effort. The atmosphere, following the daily lives of the characters with a beautiful work of cameras, until it's the right time to hit you with the hard questions of morality, love, humanity, most importantly childhood and parenthood. The effect of the film is still inside me, making feel overwhelmed of what I've seen.


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