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The Past


Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material and brief strong language.

PG-13 In Theaters 12/20/2013 , 130min.
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Plot & Details

An Iranian man reunites with his estranged wife (Bérénice Bejo) in Paris to finalize their divorce, which is soon complicated by a shocking revelation by her daughter from a previous marriage.
  • MPAA Rating: PG-13
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Run Time: 130min.
  • Theatrical Release Date: 12/20/2013
  • DVD Release Date: 03/25/2014
  • Status: In Theaters
  • Distributor(s): Sony Pictures Classics
  • Director(s): Asghar Farhadi
  • Starring: Bérénice Bejo , Tahar Rahim , Ali Mosaffa , Pauline Burlet , Elyes Aguis
  • Themes: Crumbling Marriages,Mothers and Daughters
  • Tone: Downbeat,Intimate
  • Keywords: daughter, divorce
  • Country of Origin: USA - Limited (12-20-2013)
  • Language: French


Golden Globes

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2013 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Foreign Language Film Nominated

Cannes Film Festival

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2013 Cannes Film Festival Film Presented Nominated

National Board of Review

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2013 National Board of Review Best Foreign Language Film Won

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