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Baghé sangui

Parviz Kimiavi Iran, 1976

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In an acute presentiment of war and his son's imminent enlisting, a deaf-mute shepherd receives a soundless visual & visionary visit that grants him the anguished solution to bypass the familial plight: he ought to muster visibility, come forth into view and out of anonymity by word of mouth and frantic, enigmatic talent. Resist the draft by clamorous creation. Unheard, his outcry'll be seen and viva voce messengers