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Release Date: January 27th, 2017

DVD Release Date: May 2nd, 2017

PG-13|2 hr 5 min

Plot Summary
After their flat becomes damaged, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), a young couple living in Tehran, Iran, must move into another apartment. Once relocated, a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes their lives, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife.

Cast: Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti, Babak Karimi, Farid Sajjadi Hosseini, Mina Sadati, Maral Bani Adam, Mehdi Koushki, Emad Emami

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Genres: Thriller, Drama

Production Co: Memento Films, Arte France Cinema, Doha Film Institute, Asghar Farhadi

Distributors: Amazon Studios, Cohen Media Group

Keywords: Wife, Emotional, Mystery, Brooding, Husband, Revenge, Escape, Fall, Gripping

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Nominated Film Not in the English Language
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2018)
Nominated Best Foreign Language Film
Winner Foreign Language Film