Tehran. Present day. After the death of his wife and facing the onset of Alzheimer’s Mr Safari, an eighty-year-old pensioner, decides to visit his son, who lives abroad and cannot return home for security reasons. Sara, a young woman working in a travel agency, is given the task of organising Mr. Safari’s travel arrangements. But then Mr Safiri falls in love with Sara, gives up all ideas of travelling and decides, before his memory completely fails, to express his love for Sara at any price, even if it involves murder.
CAST & CREW
Majid Modarresi, Saeed Armand
Jafar Panahi, Majid Barzegar
Director of Photography
Leila Naghdi Pari
Amir Hossein Ghasemi
Souren Mnatsakanian, Shadi Karamroudi, Nahid Hadadi
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Majid Barzegar holds a BA in Film Direction and an MA in Dramatic Literature. He has directed several shorts and documentary films. Since 1990, Barzegar has also been involved in the production of numerous shorts and features in both fiction and documentary categories, most of which have had international as well as national success. His first feature, Rainy Seasons (2010), has been in official selection at festivals such as Rotterdam and Montreal. His second, Parviz, has had even greater success and critical acclaim. Barzegar also works as a writer, photographer and painter and has had several exhibitions at some of the most prestigious galleries and cultural centers in Tehran.
The Alleys of the Wind (1998), The Old and Doleful Ballad of Asmar’s Rainy Afternoon (2000), Walking in the Fog (2002), Rainy Seasons (2010), Parviz (2012), A Very Ordinary Citizen (2015).