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53 Ratings


Directed by Dariush Mehrjui
Iran, 1993


Sara is the perfect young housewife, eager to serve. When husband Hessam requires an expensive emergency operation abroad, it is she who get the funds. For the next three years, it is Sara, labouring secretly to pay the shady loan and save Hessam’s manly pride. Until the truth is revealed…

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Sara Directed by Dariush Mehrjui

Awards & Festivals

San Sebastián International Film Festival

1993 | 2 wins including: Golden Seashell

Fajr Film Festival

1993 | Winner: Best Screenplay

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