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My Mother’s Home, Lagoon

Khyaneye madariyam mordab

Directed by Mehrdad Oskouei
Iran, 2000
Documentary, Short

Synopsis

Each day before dawn, 67 year old Kobra goes fishing in a small rowing boat. Her house stands on the water’s edge. It is a tough life. She tries to sell her meager catch at the local market to support herself and her old mother, but she must fight with thieves in an all male environment first.

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My Mother’s Home, Lagoon Directed by Mehrdad Oskouei