GABBEH (1996)

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Set amongst the nomadic tribes of southern Iran. The story of a young woman who was prevented from marrying her horseman lover. Her likeness is woven into a "gabbeh" or carpet, and she comes alive to relate her story to the elderly, bickering couple who own it.

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