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A Separation

Jodaeiye Nader az Simin

Directed by Asghar Farhadi
Iran, 2011
Drama

Synopsis

Naders refusal to allow his wife Simin and their daughter leave Iran on account of his father’s failing health initiates a complicated series of events as Simin tries unsuccessfully to divorce him. So he hires a young woman named Razieh to look after his father, but things go wrong.

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A Separation
Directed by Asghar Farhadi

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

2011 | 9 wins including: Golden Bear (Competition)

Academy Awards

2012 | Winner: Best Foreign Language Film of the Year

2012 | Nominee: Best Writing, Original Screenplay

Independent Spirit Awards

2012 | Winner: Best International Film

Toronto International Film Festival

2011 | 2nd place: People's Choice Award

2011 | Contemporary World Cinema

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