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3.9
675 Ratings

Crimson Gold

Talaye sorgh

Directed by Jafar Panahi
Iran, 2003
Drama, Thriller, Crime

Synopsis

A murder and a suicide occur early one morning in a jewelry store. Behind this headline lies the story of a desperate man’s feelings of humiliation in a world of social injustice.

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Crimson Gold Directed by Jafar Panahi

Critics reviews

No Iranian feature I’ve seen, including any of Kiarostami’s, has better caught the look and feel of Tehran (which I visited for a week in 2000) — the pollution, the traffic congestion, the class distinction that comes with living on the mountain in the city’s north. But the greater achievement of Crimson Gold is to pinpoint an everyday experience that’s universal…
April 16, 2004
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