Blockage (Sad-e mabar)
Ghasem, an unsympathetic and opportunistic man, works at the Tehran Municipality, policing illegal street vendors. But he’s about to be fired for corrupt dealings. He’s counting on his wife Akram’s inheritance, to buy a truck, but Akram wants to buy a house so they can move from Ghasem’s father’s home.
International premiere was at New Currents Busan.
Hamed Behdad won the best actor at the 11th Celebration of Iranian Cinema Critics and Screenwriters.
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