The May Lady 1997

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Forugh Kia is a mother and a documentary director who lives with her only son. She has a suitor but she is hesitant over whether she should accept his proposal or keep on living with her son. Forugh is successful at her job and she is in the process of making a movie about ideal mothers, and going through the lives of these mothers causes different questions for her. She is working hard to finish her new documentary and she feels that at the end of this project many of her personal problems will be solved.

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Persian Title:

بانوی اردیبهشت

Persian Title in English:

Banooye Ordibehesht

Genres:

Drama,

Related Date:

1997

Run Time:

1h27'

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