Life and a Day (Abad va yek rooz)

Film IR 2016, 115‘ // D: Said Rostaie // D: Peyman Moadi, Navid Mohammadzadeh, Parinaz Izadyar

Somayeh, the youngest daughter of an indigent family, is getting married to a wealthy Afghan man in order to escape her circumstances. Fear is overwhelming each and every member of the family regarding how to overcome their difficulties after she’s gone. Soon Somayeh realizes the real motivation behind this arrangement. Rostaies first feature film paints a realistic picture of the cruel reality of poverty and addiction.