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Simin's (Leila Hatami) dream of a brighter future for her daughter (Sarina Farhadi) includes leaving her homeland, Iran. But her husband (Peyman Moaadi) won't even consider the idea because of his duty to take care of his aging father (Ali-Asghar Shahbazi). These conflicting goals threaten to separate the couple.

MPAA Rating PG-13 for mature thematic material.
Theatrical Release January 19, 2012
Director Asghar Farhadi
Cast Leila Hatami, Peyman Moaadi, Sareh Bayat
Run Time 123
2011 Sony Pictures Classics Official Movie Website

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