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Title Border Cafe [videorecording] / Amir Samavati and Silkroad Production present ... a film by Kambozia Partovi ; producers, Amir Samavati, Behrooz Hashemian, Setareh Farsi ; writer and director, Kambozia Partovi.

Imprint [New York, N.Y.] : First Run Features : Global Film Initiative, [2007]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Pe BOR    Available
 GDL Pacific Park Library DVD    Pe BOR    Available
Description 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Global lens collection
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2005.
Title from container.
Special features: Discussion guide with director's statement; director's biography; about Iran.
Credits Director of photography, Mohammad Reza Sokoot ; editor, Jafar Panahi ; music, Ali Birang.
Cast Fereshteh Sadre Orafaei, Parviz Parastoei, Nikolas Papadopolous, Svieta Mikhalishina, Vanchos Constantin, Esmaiel Soltanian, Jafar Vahabpour.
Summary When an Iranian widow takes over her husband's truck stop restaurant after his death, she must hide in the kitchen so she doesn't cause a scandal. Now her brother-in-law wants to be with her for the cafe, while a customer just wants to be with her.
System Details DVD.
Language Farsi, Greek, Russian or Turkish dialogue, English subtitles.
Subject Widows -- Iran -- Drama.
Women -- Iran -- Social conditions -- Drama
Restaurants -- Drama.
Iran -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films
Foreign films -- Iran.
Added Author Samavati, Amir. Producer.
Hashemian, Behrooz. Producer.
Farsi, Setareh. Producer.
Partavī, Kāmbūzyā, 1955 or 1956- Director. Screenwriter.
Ṣadr ʻIrfānī, Firishtah Performer.
Parastoei, Parviz, 1955- Performer.
Papadopolous, Nikolas. Performer.
Mikhalishina, Svieta Performer.
Constantin, Vanchos
Sulṭāniyān, Ismāʻīl
Vahabpour, Jafar.
Silkroad Production (Firm)
First-Run Features (Firm)
Global Film Initiative
Note Title on container: Café Transit
Added Title Transit cafe
Standard No. 720229912938
Music No. FRF912938D First Run Features

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