GILANEH (2005)

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Drama set in 1988. Gilaneh's son Ishmael is engaged to be married but has been called to fight in the war against Iraq. Meanwhile, her daughter Maygol insists on going to Teheran to find her deserter husband, despite Iraqi rocket attacks on the city. Fifteen years later Gilaneh is tending to bedridden Ishmael, who was badly injured in the war, but she still has fantasies of marrying him off.

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