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Inversion (2016)

Varoonegi (original title)
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With fascinating insights into everyday life in Tehran, the film portrays the 'inversion" of a woman, and her mutiny against male domination.

Director:

Behnam Behzadi

Writers:

Behnam Behzadi, Hassan Shahsavari (script advisor)
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Cast

Cast overview:
Sahar Dolatshahi ... Niloofar
Ali Mosaffa ... Farhad
Alireza Aghakhani Alireza Aghakhani ... Soheil
Setareh Pesyani Setareh Pesyani ... Soudabeh
Roya Javidnia Roya Javidnia ... Homa
Shirin Yazdanbakhsh Shirin Yazdanbakhsh ... Mother / Mahin
Setareh Hosseini Setareh Hosseini ... Saba
Toofan Mehrdadian Toofan Mehrdadian ... Majid
Mojtaba Nam Nabat Mojtaba Nam Nabat ... Reza
Payam Yazdani Payam Yazdani ... Dr. Rahnama
Ebad Karimi Ebad Karimi ... Mohseni
Yazdan Akhoondi Yazdan Akhoondi ... Arash
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Storyline

Tehran's air pollution has reached maximum levels because of thermal inversion. Unmarried 30-something Niloofar lives with her aged mother, and stays busy with her alterations shop. When doctors insist that her mother must leave smoggy Tehran for her respiratory health, Niloofar's brother and family elders decide that she must also move away to accompany her mother. Niloofar is torn between family loyalty and living her own life and pursuing a potential love interest. She is the youngest and she has always obeyed their orders, but this time she must stand up for herself. Written by Noori Pictures

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Drama

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Country:

Iran

Language:

Persian

Release Date:

21 December 2016 (Iran) See more »

Also Known As:

Inversion See more »

Filming Locations:

Tehran, Iran See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$60,737
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Production Co:

Noori Pictures See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Behnam Behzadi's 3rd feature film. See more »

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Underrated movie
11 January 2018 | by gllmourSee all my reviews

Again, very good movie from Iran. Realistic story, very well made characters and dialogues. The story flow is great.. Almost perfect!


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