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Taher Mohebi is a well-known writer who, after witnessing a violent murder, breaks down and spends three years in a mental institution. After release he is told that things are just as they were before, but his relentless hallucinations make him want to return to the institution.

Persian Title:

حکایت دریا

Persian Title in English:

Hekayate Darya

Director(s):

Bahman Farmanara,

Writer(s):

Genres:

Drama,

Related Date:

2018()

Run Time:

1h37'

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