Keswick Film Festival

Saturday 18th February 2:30 PM - Alhambra

The Salesman

Director: Asghar Farhadi, Country: Iran/France
Cert: PG Year: 2016 Length: 125 minsLanguage: Persian
2017 Festival
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Audience Reaction

Score: 77.03% Attendance: 112


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Winner of the Best Screenplay and Best Actor awards at Cannes, Asghar Farhadi (A Separation, About Ellie) takes us on another compelling journey in contemporary Iran. Emad and his wife Rana are playing Willy Loman and Linda in an am-dram production of Death of a Salesman. Having had to move out of their home because of subsidence their own relationship starts to crumble after a disturbing domestic incident.

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Exploring challenging questions of morality and retribution, The Salesman is a beautifully observed, painstakingly crafted drama.



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