Again Rahmat has been asked to meet the inhabitants of several islands for his job, to collect their tears. Although for years people have been giving their tears to Rahmat, no one knows exactly what he has been doing with them.
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Beautiful textures and colors really dramatize this allegorical series of "fables". Appropriate use of a real location to set a fantasy land allegory in. Much is felt here through the cinematography and framing of the still shots.
Stark Iranian landscapes make for a meditatively beautiful odyssey of idiosyncrasies. I wonder whether these odd encounters would seem as off-kilter if I weren't a foreigner looking in or if they seem like people on the fringe to an Iranian viewer as well.