A couple from Tehran distributes bags of money to people in an impoverished town, but what seems like an act of generosity is actually something much more perverse and puzzling. (Dir.: Mani Haghighi, Iran, 2012, 100 min.) Persian with English subtitles. Part of the Freer and Sackler’s ‘Iranian Film Festival 2013,’ cosponsored by the ILEX Foundation and Iran Endowment Fund.
Event begins at 7:00PM
Presented by: Freer and Sackler Galleries - Smithsonian Institution
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