HAMOON (1990)

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  • HAMOUN Alternative
  • The DESERT Alternative


Drama. Twenty four hours in the life of Hamid Hamoon, a philosopher who is going through a divorce after seven years of mariage. At the end of the day he shoots his wife with an antique gun and leaves for the north of the country in search of his old friend Ali. Not being able to find Ali, attempts to commit suicide in the sea, but is rescued by Ali.

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