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The Nights of Zayandeh-Rood

Shabhaye Zayandeh-Rood | شبهای زاینده رود

Directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Iran, 1990


The story of an anthropologist and his daughter unfolds during 3 different periods: before, during and after the Iranian Revolution. She treats suicidal patients in the ER of a local hospital. The reason behind each suicide attempt is different, especially before compared to after the Revolution.

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The Nights of Zayandeh-Rood Directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf

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