Whirlpool 1982

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Akbar, loses his job and goes addicted due to financial and mental problems. His wife Aghdas works as a maid to earn money. A young man called Esmaeil who is a drug dealer, is working for men who deceive the wives and daughters of men in need.. He meets Akbar's daughter, Fatemeh. Akbar who is now deeply addicted, accepts submissively exchange his daughter with drugs.

Persian Title:

گرداب

English Title:

Whirlpool

Persian Title in English:

Gerdab

Director(s):

Hossein Davani,

Writer(s):

Related Date:

1982

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