For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
3.5
15 Ratings

Bitter Dream

Khab-e talkh

Directed by Mohsen Amiryoussefi
Iran, 2004
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

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.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
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

What are people saying?