For a better experience on MUBI, update your browser.
3.6
31 Ratings

The Cycle

Dayereh mina

Directed by Dariush Mehrjui
Iran, 1978
Drama

Synopsis

Ali and his father go from their poor neighborhood in the outskirts of the city to a hospital so that Ali’s father can be treated for his sickness. However since they have no money, Ali starts to work for Dr. Sameri who deals in blood.

This film is not currently playing on MUBI but 30 other great films are. See what's now showing
The Cycle Directed by Dariush Mehrjui

Awards & Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival

1978 | 4 wins including: FIPRESCI Prize (Forum of New Cinema)