Life and a Day recently won of 9 Simorgh Awards at the 34th Fajr International Film Festival. Peyman Maadi returns to our screens after appearing in A Separation and more recently Melbourne (IFFA 2015).
Presented by Daricheh Cinema
Life and a Day (Abad va yek rooz)
25 Nov - 11 Dec
Somayeh is at a loss. Her only desire is to leave her family and fulfil her destiny but the love of her sick mother presents complications.
Her elder brother introduces her to an Afghan man who wants to marry her and take her back to his country. Despite herself, but moved by her brother’s concern, she accepts the offer, seeing it as a means of escaping her family. And then, at the very last minute, she discovers the hidden face of the marriage proposal.