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Charmøren

Milad Alami Denmark, 2017

Aaken's rating of the film The Charmer

As for the main character Esmail, a young Iranian refugee in Denmark who desperately tries to find a woman to marry in order to stay there, the oppressive atmosphere, the constant sense of unease never lets up. Wonderful direction, with the magnetic Ardalan Esmaili and Susan Taslimi as Esmaili and Leila.