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Gholam (2017)

Haunted by his past and with an uncertain future, Gholam gets involved in the conflict of a total stranger and sees it through to the very end.

Director:

Mitra Tabrizian

Writers:

Mitra Tabrizian (Based on an original idea by), Cyrus Massoudi
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Cast

Credited cast:
Nasser Memarzia ... The Quiet Man
Shahab Hosseini ... Gholam
Tracie Bennett Tracie Bennett ... Mrs. X
Amerjit Deu ... Bal
Armin Karima ... Arash
Lee Long Lee Long ... Gang Leader
Corinne Skinner-Carter Corinne Skinner-Carter ... Mrs. Green
Felix Auer ... Second Man
Roxy Faridany ... Young woman in cab
Lewis Allcock Lewis Allcock ... Gang Member
Behrouz Behnejad Behrouz Behnejad ... Mr. Sharif
Hossein Pakzad Hossein Pakzad ... Naive Man
Samuel Griffiths Samuel Griffiths ... Angry Man in Taxi
Matt Collins Matt Collins ... Gang Member
Russell Parsi Russell Parsi ... Uncle
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Haunted by his past and with an uncertain future, Gholam gets involved in the conflict of a total stranger and sees it through to the very end.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

UK | Iran

Language:

English | Persian

Release Date:

25 May 2017 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Mitra Tabrizian's directorial film debut. See more »

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3 December 2018 | by willsorrellSee all my reviews

Beautifully shot and atmospheric, the film portrays migrant life in London in a highly authentic way. Gholam is the story about a minicab driver living in London. As the story unfolds the drama is ramped up, and it becomes clear that there is much more to Gholam than meets the eye. Brimming with humanity, this film explores themes such as identity, morality, taking responsibility, and how you can't run from your past.


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