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  • SANTURI Alternative
  • The DULCIMER PLAYER Alternative
  • The MUSIC MAN Alternative


Drama centred around a singer and musician called Ali, his involvement with drugs at the height of his career and the subsequent break-up of his marriage. The film's title, "Santouri" refers to a person who can play the santour instrument. In Persian "playing the Santour" is also the euphemism for injecting heroin into one's veins as working an arm in preparation for injecting, is reminiscent of playing the santour.

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