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Motreb (2019)

Ibrahim is a nightclub singer who, like other singers of that era and is being removed from the scene with the 1979 revolution. Eventually he becomes the singer of various ceremonies but he doesn't agree with them to be called Motreb.


Mostafa Kiayee


Mostafa Kiayee


Credited cast:
Parviz Parastui ... Ebrahim Khosh Sine
Elnaz Shakerdust ... Ziba / Maryam
Mohsen Kiayee Mohsen Kiayee ... Foad
Mehran Ahmadi Mehran Ahmadi ... Mashallah
Aysegul Coskun Aysegul Coskun ... Nazan
Hossein Omidi Hossein Omidi ... Shahram
Amin Moghaddam Amin Moghaddam ... Hamid Parsa
Reza Mirzaei Reza Mirzaei ... Navid (as Reza Mirzaeifar)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Mehran Tirdad Mehran Tirdad ... Ali
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An Iranian family who goes to Istanbul, Turkey. Ibrahim is a nightclub singer who, like other singers of that era, is being removed from the scene with the 1979 revolution. But since Ibrahim was not well-known at the time, he cannot become a Los Angeles singer. Eventually he becomes the singer of various ceremonies. They just don't agree with us and tell us Motreb. Written by Mahyar Piran

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Comedy | Drama | Music


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With over 38 billion Tomans selling it became the highest grossing film of all time in Iran's local box office beating Hezarpa (2018) to the second place. See more »

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18 February 2020 | by watch_umeanSee all my reviews

Really a piece of garbage and an insult to Iranian art. It is in particular insulting towards Iranian musicians outside of Iran who depsite all the hardship and being banned in their own country, managed to keep Persian music alive for 40 years in exile. Truly shameful.

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Persian | Turkish | English

Release Date:

6 November 2019 (Iran) See more »

Also Known As:

Motreb See more »

Filming Locations:

Tehran, Iran See more »


Box Office


IRR55,000,000,000 (estimated)
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Production Co:

Filmiran, Karen Film See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



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