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Title Hamoun [videorecording] / producer, Dariush Mehrjui ; writer, Dariush Mehrjui ; directed by Dariush Mehrjui.

Imprint [ New York, NY] : First Run Features, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Pe HAM    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Great directors of the world
Great directors of the world.
Note Title from container.
Special features: film notes by Godfrey Cheshire; director biography; photo gallery; Iranian trailer gallery.
Credits Director of photography, Turaj Mansuri ; editor, Hassan Hassandoost ; music, Naser Cheshmazar.
Cast Khosro Shakibai, Ezzatollah Entezami, Bita Farrahi, Hossein Sarshar.
Summary The story of Hamid Hamoun, an executive in a large import-export business, who also works as a part-time English instructor. He feels alienated from Iranian society, bound by its conventions yet unwilling to abide by its rigid laws. His wife wants to divorce him but is unable to do so under Islamic law. In this film, husband and wife struggle to find their own solid ground.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen presentation (1.33:1); Dolby Digital.
Language Farsi dialogue, English subtitles.
Subject Marriage -- Iran -- Drama.
Women -- Iran -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Iran -- Social conditions -- 1979-1997 -- Drama.
Indexed Term Ravābiṭ-i mard va zan.
Genre/Form Feature films
Motion pictures, Iranian.
Added Author Mihrjūʼī, Dāriyūsh.
Shakībāyī, Khusraw, 1944 or 1945-
Intiẓāmī, ʻIzzat Allāh, 1924-
Farrahī, Bītā.
Sarshār, Ḥusayn.
Mansuri, Turaj.
Hassandoost, Hassan, 1958-
Cheshmazar, Naser.
First-Run Features (Firm)
Note Also known as: Hamoon
Standard No. 720229911139
Music No. FRF911139D First Run Features

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