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The Pot and The Oak

گلدان و درخت بلوط

Directed by Kiarash Anvari
Iran, Canada, 2017


Borzoo, a not-so-successful playwright, writes a play about his marriage. He wrestles with finding a satisfactory ending, whereas the marriage itself seems to be doomed. When he finds out he is also infertile, Borzoo descends into an existential crisis.

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The Pot and The Oak Directed by Kiarash Anvari

Awards & Festivals

International Film Festival Rotterdam

2017 | Nominee: Bright Future Award, FIPRESCI Prize, Netpac Award

Jerusalem Film Festival

2017 | Nominee: FIPRESCI Prize for the best international first film in Debuts section


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