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142 Ratings

Beautiful City

Shah-re ziba

Directed by Asghar Farhadi
Iran, 2004
Drama, Crime


Akbar, 18, has been held in a rehabilitation centre for committing murder at the age of sixteen. Now, Akbar is transferred to prison to await the day of his execution. A’la, a friend of Akbar, tries desperately to gain the consent of Akbar’s plaintiff so as to stop the execution.

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Beautiful City Directed by Asghar Farhadi

Awards & Festivals

Fajr Film Festival

2004 | Winner: Best Sound Mixing

Warsaw International Film Festival

2004 | Winner: Grand Prix

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