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Unif Title Āvāz-i gunjishkʹhā (Motion picture)
Title The song of sparrows [videorecording] / Regent Releasing ; the Organization of Art and Better Living and the Art and Cultural City of Tehran present ; directed and produced by Majid Majidi ; written by Majid Majidi, Mehran Kashani.
Publication [Port Washington, N.Y.] : E1 Entertainment, [2010]
Description 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical surround Dolby
NTSC
video file
Call # DVD PER
System Req DVD, NTSC, widescreen presentation; Dolby digital, 5.1 surround sound.
Note Farsi dialogue with optional English subtitles.
Videodisc release of the 2008 motion picture.
Credits from subtitles.
Credits Editor, Hassan Hassandoust ; music, Hussein Alizadeh ; director of photography, Touraj Mansouri.
Cast Reza Naji, Maryam Akbari, Kamran Dehgan, Hamed Aghazi, Shabnam Akhlaghi, Neshat Nazari.
Awards Winner, Berlin International Film Festival, Best actor.
Summary After being let go from his job on an ostrich farm a man leaves his small village to find work in the big city. As a motorcycle taxi driver, he soon becomes consumed with his passengers' lives, and is swept up in a world of greed. Now it is up to his family back home to help restore his caring and generous nature.
Audience MPAA rating: PG; for brief mild language.
Subject Ostrich farms -- Iran -- Tehran -- Drama.
Motorcycles -- Iran -- Tehran -- Drama.
Unemployed -- Iran -- Tehran -- Drama.
Ethics -- Drama.
Genre Fiction films.
Feature films.
Subject Iran -- Drama.
Addl. Author Majīdī, Majīd, 1959- Director.
Alizadeh, Hossain, 1951- Actor.
Naji, Mohammad Amir. Actor.
Kāshānī, Mihrān. Actor.
Regent Releasing (Firm)
E1 Entertainment (Firm)
ISBN 1417233044 :
9781417233045 :
Standard # 741952677093

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