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Title Darbâreye Eli [videorecording] = About Elly / DreamLab Films; producers, A. Fahardi, S.M. Razavi ; written and directed by Asghar Farhadi.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Cinema Guild, [c2015]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    ABO    DUE 08-03-20
Description 1 videodisc (119 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
digital optical Dolby Digital 2.0 rda
widescreen (1.85:1)
video file DVD video rda
motion picture.
System Details DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio) presentation; Dolby Digital 2.0.
Language In Farsi; optional subtitles in English.
Cast Golshifteh Farahani, Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidousti, Merila Zarei, Mani Haghighi, Peyman Moadi.
Credits Director of photography, H. Jafarian; editor, H. Safiyari.
Note Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2009.
Special features: press conference with director Asghar Farhadi and actors Golshifteh Farahani, Peyman Moadi, Rana Azadivar and Merila Zarei at the 59th Berlin Film Festival (51 minutes); From Iran, a separation (2013, 52 minutes), a documentary by Azadeh Mousavi and Kourosh Ataei; original theatrical trailer; booklet featuring essay by Tina Hassannia, author of "Asghar Farhadi: life and cinema".
Summary With the return of their friend Ahmad from Germany, a group of old college pals decide to reunite of a weekend by the Caspian Sea. The fun starts right away as they quickly catch on the plan of lively Sepideh, who has brought along Elly, her daughter's kindergarten teacher, in hopes of setting her up with recently divorced Ahmad. But seemingly trivial lies, which start accumulating at the seashore, suddenly swing round and come back full force when one afternoon Elly suddenly vanishes.
Awards Winner, Grand Jury Prize, Berlin Film Festival ; Winner, Best Film, Tribeca Film Festival ; Winner, Jury Award, Vienna Film Festival.
Subject Friendship -- Drama.
Truthfulness and falsehood -- Drama.
Missing persons -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Feature films.
Detective and mystery films.
Added Author Farhādī, Aṣghar, 1972- film director, screenwriter, producer.
Safiyari, S., film editor.
Jafarian, Hossain, cinematographer.
Farāhānī, Gulshīftah, 1983- actor.
Ḥusaynī, Shahāb, actor.
Alidousti, Taraneh, 1984- actor.
Zāriʻī, Marīlā, actor.
Ḥaqīqī, Mānī, 1969- actor.
Maʻādī, Paymān, 1972- actor.
DreamLab Films, film production company.
Cinema Guild, publisher.
Note About Elly
Standard No. 881164000958
Music No. 078151519X
CG 000157 Cinema Guild

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