Mirza Ebrahim Khan, travels past in time to introduce cinematography to the previous king who can afford to pay for the new industry. But Nasser-e-din Shah takes an interest in the actress starring “Dokhtare Lor” movie and becomes an actor.
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A dream through the miles upon miles of Iranian film history in one respect, a sociopolitical commentary on government and history in another, and finally, most poignantly--an ode to the magical relationship between film and Time, how film shatters our neat little conception of Time as a linear plane, bringing back so many people and their moments and emotions that no longer populate our world today.