The Opportunity

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While a woman writes the story of a war photographer, she experiences events that affect her private life.

Persian Title:

مجال

English Title:

The Opportunity

Persian Title in English:

Majal

Run Time:

9'30"

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The Penalty
The Penalty (2008)

A group of war refuges who have lost all they have through enemy attacks, are inhabitants of an inactive industrial region belonging to the oil company. Now, twenty years after the war, the company is going to make this...

Run Time: 1h40' . Release: 2008

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ensieh Shah Hosseini,

Cast: Mohammad Afravi, Rasool Baharangiz, Ebrahim Ghasempour, Sadegh Hatafi, Mohammad Jamalpour,

Director of Photography: Sa'ed Nikzat,

Rush, It's Gone!
Rush, It's Gone! (2004)

A story of the oppression against people in dogmatist societies. About different lives of people each of whom encounters the other through an inertia in a particular situation. A young engineer has come to the south of...

Run Time: 1h30' . Release: 2004

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ensieh Shah Hosseini,

Cast: Farhad Aslani, Bijan Emkanian, Farhad Ghaemian, Ladan Mostofi, Alireza Osivand,

Director of Photography: Mohammad Ahmadi,

Goodbye Life
Goodbye Life (2005)

Maryam who is a war journalist travels to the war fields. She loses others along the way. Maryam doesn't know where she is and bad weather causes her lots of problems. She, then, meets a villager woman named Janan. Janan...

Run Time: 1h33' . Release: 2005

Categories: Feature,

Director: Ensieh Shah Hosseini,

Cast: Mahmoud Ghadesi, Mohammadbagher Mokhtari, Ladan Mostofi, Esmat Rezapour,

Director of Photography: Gholamreza Allahyari, Nader Masoumi,

Two
Two (2014)

A woman comes to work as a housekeeper and enters a man’s life who has returned from abroad in order to sell his father’s house. Their story is told alongside each other and their issues are shown on the screens.

Run Time: 1h36' . Release: 2014

Categories: Feature,

Director: Soheila Golestani,

Cast: Somayeh Borji, Sara Gharedaghi, Mehraneh Mahin Torabi, Mahtab Nasirpour, Parviz Parastouei,

Director of Photography: Peyman Shadmanfar,

Deadly Escape
Deadly Escape (1996)

After doing some identification operations, Reza is held captive by the enemy and they torture him. They send him to a prison in which some Kurdish opposition captives are held. In this prison, the prisoners are brought...

Run Time: 1h42' . Release: 1996

Categories: Feature,

Director: Touraj Mansouri,

Cast: Reza Abedini, Majid Alizadeh, Fariborz Arabnia, Dariush Arjmand, Reza Estaraki,

Director of Photography: Reza Mohammadyari,

Injured at War
Injured at War (1998)

A group of Iraqi forces has occupied one of the Kurdish border villages. They are planning to deploy their ammunition slums and their missile platform and to attack western cities of Iran. Seyyed Ghasem Khorram Darreh, i...

Run Time: 1h22' . Release: 1998

Categories: Feature,

Director: Asghar Nasiri,

Cast: Akbar Abdideh, Reza Ashtiani, Mohammad Baradarzadeh, Mohammadreza Dadashi, Mahnaz Falahat Pisheh,

Director of Photography: Hassan Soltani,

Do Not Muddle the Water
Do Not Muddle the Water (1989)

A young teacher, Farzaneh Saleh-Abadi, goes to the village of Toop Chenar in the province of Khorasan. She faces many problems which she successfully overcomes. She helps the village women and children alongside teaching...

Run Time: 1h14' . Release: 1989

Categories: Feature,

Director: Shahriar Bahrani,

Cast: Farid Kashan Fallah, Ameneh Khold Barin, Roya Nonahali, Behrooz Razavi, Zohreh Sarmadi,

Director of Photography: Homayoun Payvar,

Delnamak
Delnamak (1989)

Some workers are working together in a salt mining site. Their foreman, Saif, who is also the landlord's liaison, supposes that the workers ruined his father's life in his childhood, while it was actually Amal Khan who d...

Run Time: 1h35' . Release: 1989

Categories: Feature,

Director: Amir Ghavidel,

Cast: Anoushirvan Arjmand, Akbar Doudkar Haghighi, Hadi Eslami, Heydar Ghods, Hossein Kasbian,

Director of Photography: Reza Banki,

Avinar
Avinar (1991)

Tivay-Bashir, the old skinner who knows all the roads, is working for an owner of a jewelary store who has been blinded in the chemical bombardment. The blind man is worried because of what he's carrying and because he...

Run Time: 1h33' . Release: 1991

Categories: Feature,

Director: Shahram Asadi,

Cast: Siamak Atlasi, Mohammad Khalil Fard, Mehdi Fathi, Azita Hajian, Iraj Nozari,

Director of Photography: Maziar Parto,