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Director : Kaveh Sajjadi

Arghavan, a middle-aged woman, does not want to keep her dog for some reason. While she is searching for a place to keep her dog, she decides to kill the dog. Her husband realizes this decision, and a big secret is revealed.

Writers: Kaveh Sajjadi - Payam Larian - Sadegh Khoshhal

Producers: Rouhollah Baradari – Samira Baradari

Director: Kaveh Sajjadi

Director of Photography: Arash Ramezani

Production Sound Mixers: Vahid Moghadasi

Sound Mixer: Hossein Ghourchian

Planner: Reza Sakhaee

Assistant Director: Baharak Faramarzi

“A” Camera Operator: Saeed Khamis Abadi

Production Manager: Amir Eskandari

Scriptwriter: Kaveh Sajjadi

Set and Costume Designer: Leila Naghdi Pari

Make-Up Artist: Iman Omidvari

Music: Ehsan Sedigh

Edit: Emad Khodabakhsh

Unit Publicist: Ayda Orang

Graphics: Taha Zaker

Gaffer and Colorist: Saman Majd Vafaie 

Digital Lab Interpreter: Sanam Kalatari

Subtitle: Pouria Sadr

Cast:

Elham Korda

Mehdi Koushki

Roya Taymourian

Kazem Sayahi

Naser Sajjadi Hosseini

Iraj Shahzadi

Mohammadreza Farzad

Alireza Riahi

Mahsa Bagheri

 

 

Director's

Biography

Kaveh Sajjadi born in 1977, is an Iranian director and screenwriter. For many years, he has been the first assistant director in prominent movies such as "The Salesman" (directed by Asghar Farhadi). He started his career in the field of directing by making short films. "The Buffalo", "Night, Outdoor", "The Coming day" and "Little Filmmaker" are examples of his feature films.

Director's

Note

In married life, there are cavities in the relationship between a couple, which most of them try to maintain their relationship by hiding these holes. Taking care of a pet is one way to cover the gap, in this situation, gradually love becomes a habit. In this film, I tried to reveal a secret by showing these cavities.

2020

  • Drama /
  • Colour /
  • 93 min /
  • Iran

Festivals

  • 44th “Mostra Sao Paulo” International Film Festival/ South America/ 2020/ “Competition Section”
  • 24th “Shanghai” International Film Festival/ China/ 2021/ “Panorama Section”