Hero and the Cloak 2014

8.1 /10
56 Reviews

Rate This Movie:

A middle aged man, whose ancestor has been the first hero of Kermanshah (an ancient town in Iran) 200 years ago, sees his great grand father in his dream 3 years ago, asking him to find the cloak he lost to his opponent in his last wrestling match, wrestle and beat its owner, and restore the family’s honour by returning the cloak. The middle aged man (hero) holds shows in the streets with the help of his assistant and earns a living by tearing chains. He after his dream, he has been looking for a trace of his great grand father cloak in the near for 3 years.

Persian Title:

پهاوان و خرقه

Persian Title in English:

Pahlevan va Kherghe


Arash Lahouti,


Related Date:


Run Time:


In Alphabetic Order





Director of Photography


Posters (0)

All Photos (0)

This Place, the Roads Have No End
This Place, the Roads Have No End (2008)

A Kurdish mother burns herself and is taken to the hospital by a truck. Her small daughter runs after the truck. When she finds out that her mother has died, she doesn’t go back home.

Run Time: 23'0" . Release: 2008

Categories: Short Film,

Director: Tofigh Amani,

Cast: Khadijeh Ahmadi, Zaferan Ahmadi, Iman Bajelani, Chonur Dohendu, Farhad Farhadi,

Director of Photography: Hamid Mehrafroozi,

Fried Fish
Fried Fish (2014)

A fried fish wishes to get back to the sea. A cat, a mouse, a dog and a crow made a promise to help the fish in exchange of its meat, but eventually they leave the fish alone. At last the ants throw the fish skeleton to...

Run Time: 10'49" . Release: 2014

Categories: Animation,

Director: Leyla Khalilzadeh,

Cast: Davoud Nemayandeh,

Director of Photography: Leyla Khalilzadeh, Atefeh Malekijoo,

We Are All Soldiers
We Are All Soldiers (2013)

A historical overview of the Iranian national law for the military service, from the time it was disscussed in the Iranian parliament at 1905 to the time it was passed in 1906.

Run Time: 1h0' . Release: 2013

Categories: Documentary,

Director: Mehdi Ghorbanpour,


Director of Photography: Sadegh Suri,