Portrait of a Lady Far Away 2004

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A middle-aged engineer lives apart from his wife and son. One night, he receives a message on the answer phone from a woman who says she is dialing a random phone number merely to let someone know she is committing suicide. The man goes to the woman's house . He does not find the woman there but a lady who is there claims that she is the woman's friend. They both visit different hospitals and manage to find the woman. The woman claims that she is an actress and asks the man to visit a charity galley called Parvaz.There ,is held an exhibition of conceptual art works and the money goes to Afghan children in need of help. At the gallery, the man sees the portrait of an Afghan woman called Khorshid. By looking at her, he has in his mind visions of his life in the past. The woman goes missing and the man can not find her. The woman is in a vacant cinema and it is revealed that she is not really an actor. The man, accompanied by a prostitute, goes to a house and finds Khorshid. The man learns that Khorshid has been living in this house for years. The relationship between the man, Khorshid and other characters of the film remains ambiguous and the ambiguity intensifies even further when the woman comes to visit the man in Khorshid's house.

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Persian Title:

سیمای زنی در دوردست

Persian Title in English:

Simaye Zani dar Doordast

Director(s):

Ali Mosafa,

Genres:

Drama,

Related Date:

2004

Run Time:

1h43'

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