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Leila's Brothers

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Saeed Roustayi / IR, 2022 / 160 min.

Family drama in which enterprising, 40-year-old Leila sets her heart on a plan to make some money in poverty-stricken, corrupt Iran. This third feature-length fiction film from Saeed Roustaee won the International Critics’ Prize in Cannes.

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The Iranian economy is bowed under the weight of many sanctions; Leila and her family are struggling to make ends meet, but when the fourth brother also loses his job the family reach the end of their tether. Leila (Taraneh Alidoosti) refuses to be defeated and decides to rent a shop and start a business; but her eighty-year-old father has other plans.

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This movie contains scenes of violencePersons under 12 years must be accompanied by an adultThis movie contains foul language

Director

Saeed Roustayi

Production year

2022

Country

IR

Original title

Baradaran-e Leila

Length

160 min.

Language

Persian

Subtitles

ENG or NLD

Format

DCP

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