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Otobuse shab (2007)

Two young Iranian soldiers guard a bus load of prisoners of war on a trip to prison.

Director:

Kiumars Poorahmad

Writers:

Habib Ahmad Zadeh (screenplay), Kiumars Poorahmad (screenplay)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Khosro Shakibai
Mohammad Reza Forutan
Amir Mohammad Zand ... Emad
Elnaz Shakerdust Elnaz Shakerdust
Mehrdad Sedighian Mehrdad Sedighian
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Amir Zand Amir Zand
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Storyline

'Night Bus' gives us a vivid depiction of gritty warfare by following a group of Iranian soldiers who fight on the frontlines in southern Iran. After detaining a group of Iraqi POW's, they attempt to transport them to the prison camps. However, the prisoners manage to trick the Iranian soldiers. An interesting film that explores the relationships between Iraqi and Iranian soldiers in the midst of war. 'Night Bus' taps into the wider political issues of the day. Written by IMVBox.com

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Genres:

Drama | Romance | War

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Iran

Language:

Arabic | Persian

Release Date:

3 November 2007 (Iran) See more »

Also Known As:

Az éjszakai busz See more »

Filming Locations:

Tehran, Iran See more »

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Budget:

IRR 2,000,000,000 (estimated)
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Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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tenderly piercing and beautifully captivating
13 February 2019 | by aminifatimaaaSee all my reviews

This is a truly great film. Amazing performances, beautiful cinematography, an untapped subject that is very important and an atmosphere that really keeps the audience on edge. A must watch.


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