IFFA: ISRAFIL

IFFA: ISRAFIL

The widowed Mahi (Hadieh Tehrani) loses her only son. Behrooz, her teenage sweetheart, who had left Iran following the scandal of his relationship with her, appears at the funeral. The relationship shows signs of resuming but Behrooz now has a much younger fiancé. On the horns of these emotional entanglements the three characters have to make decisions not only about their emotions, but also their future lives.

Director Ida Panahandeh's follow-up to the brilliant Nahid has screened at the London Film Festival and the Fajr Film Festival where it premiered.

IFFA: ISRAFIL

  • Director: Ida Panahandeh
  • Year: 2017
  • Run Time: 100 mins
  • Country: Iran
  • Rating: 15+ Unless Accompanied by an Adult