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16 Ratings

Bitter Dream

Khab-e talkh

Directed by Mohsen Amiryoussefi
Iran, 2004
Comedy, Drama


For forty years Esfandiar has been unconcernedly preparing corpses for the journey to their final resting place. Whilst preparing a burial service he’s taken ill and is confronted with the fragility of his own life.

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Bitter Dream Directed by Mohsen Amiryoussefi

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

2004 | Special Mention: Golden Camera

Mar del Plata International Film Festival

2004 | Winner: Special Jury Award (International Competition)

2005 | Winner: Special Jury Award

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