Reza Mirkarimi’s quiet but masterful directing is in full evidence in this award winning film. Daughter won the Golden St George award for Best film at the mOscow International Film festival as well as the Best Actor award for Farhad Aslani’s performance.
Presented by Daricheh Cinema
Ahmad (Farhad Aslani) leads a strict and traditional life at home in an oil town in the south of Iran. Stressed from work and planning the engagement of one daughter, when his other daughter, Satareh, asks to go to Tehran to say farewell to one of her best friends, Ahmad says no. Satareh, exasperated by his authoritarianism, disobeys and flies to Tehran setting of a chain of reactions that makes Ahmad confront his past.