Variety Review: (Oct 20,1991)
... The exceptional music is a computerized version of traditional southern Iranian percussion. Soundtrack sets the pace and signals both danger and action throughout the film.
Pic ultimately is a horror story, with array of hope. Story's significance makes it ten first Iranian film participating in an important international competition (Berlin Film Fest).
Synopsis:Following the death of his mother, Reza takes her
belongings and his brother's ID tag , and moves into
an inn. There, he becomes close friend with his
roommate Ahmad. When Reza's belongings are
stolen, Reza and Ahmad pursue the matter and
become acquainted with a middle-man named
Abdol. Abdol entrusts a girl named Fatemeh to
Reza and asks him to take her to a certain address.
Reza, in turn, entrusts Fatemeh to his sister, Zivar.
In a fight, Abdol's storehouse is set on fire and they
Director: Masoud Kimiai
Producer: Majid Modarresi
Executive Producer: Mehdi Dadgoo
Production Company: Kadr Film
Screenwriter: M. Kimiai (based on a story by Ahmad Talebinejad)
Photography: Iraj Sadeghpoor
Editing: Mehdi Rajaiyan
Production year: 1990
Running Time: Iran, Colour, 35mm, 100 min, In Farsi with English subtitles.
Cast:Faramarz Sedighi, Ahmad Najafi, Golchehreh Sajjadieh, Nersi Gorgia, Jalal Moghaddam, Fariba Kosari, Hassan Rafi'ie