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GOOD BYE

Iran, 2011 (MIFF 2011, International Panorama)

Director: Mohamad Rasoulof

"A suspenseful and moving portrait of modern censorship." - indieWIRE

Arrested just before completion and finished in clandestine circumstances, Good Bye is Mohammad Rasoulof's searing indictment of the plight of women in contemporary Iran.

In a decaying Tehran permanently on edge, Noora's world is beginning to constrict. Prevented from working by the local authorities and alone after her journalist husband fled the regime, she embarks on a desperate quest to illegally leave the country.

A masterwork of sustained tension, Good Bye portrays with vividness and suspense the unrelenting daily grind of repression in a rigidly authoritarian society.

Winner of Best Director in Cannes' Un Certain Regard section.

D/P/S Mohamad Rasoulof WS Fortissimo Films L Farsi w/ English subtitles TD DCP/2011

Screens with The Accordion (Iran, 9 mins).

D/S Jafar Panahi P Adelina von Fürstenberg, ART for The World WS ART for The World L Farsi w/English subtitles TD digibeta/2010

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