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  • MARMULAK Alternative
  • MARMOOLAK Alternative
  • LIZARD Alternative


A satire on the theme of the clergy. The story centres around a thief who is injured in the process of carrying out a robbery. He is taken to a hospital where he finds himself lying next to a cleric. When he hears that the police have discovered his whereabouts, the thief decides to wear the robes of the cleric which in Iranian society carries an immunity which enables him to escape.

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