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Pomegranate and Reed


Directed by Saeed Ebrahimifar
Iran, 1989


Hunting for interesting elements for a play, a photographer meets an old man, who has just had a heart attack He tries to save the man’s life. In an effort to determine the old man’s identity, he is confronted with the old man nostalgic memories.

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Pomegranate and Reed Directed by Saeed Ebrahimifar

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    old walls hide old shadows. forgotten dreams buried under the stairs embracing ebbing memories of barefoot smile. words hidden in the rose petals blossom into sunshine. "you cannot step twice into the same stream" old voice says and yet the same water can bring, like a mirror, pieces of different worlds of one same life. pristine colors cover that dry ground of sandy childhood. ink leaks out of the pomegranate like