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Sunday, Feb 19, 2017 6:30 PM
In the gripping new film from Oscar-winning Asghar Farhadi, Iranian couple Emad and Rana have their life together thrown into turmoil by an act of violence after being forced to move. Academy Award Nominee, Best Foreign Language Film!
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- Academy Award Nominee, Best Foreign Language Film -

Winner, Best Foreign Language Film - National Board of Review

"A dazzling, darkly funny, quietly devastating human drama from Iran.
You are in the hands of a major film artist."

-Peter Travers, Rolling Stone

The gripping new film from Oscar-winning, acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi ("A Seperation," "The Past") is another understated masterpiece.

After their old flat becomes damaged, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), a young couple living in Tehran, are forced to move into a new apartment. A sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes the couple's life, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife.

The Atlantic: Nominated for an Oscar, Barred From America - An interview with Hamid Naficy, a professor at Northwestern University's School of Communication and the author of several books on Iranian culture and media, including A Social History of Iranian Cinema.