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Circumstance

CircumstanceIranian-American writer-director Maryam Keshavarz won a 2011 Sundance Audience Award for this stirringly sensual, American-produced debut feature about...CircumstanceDramaPT107MRIranian-American writer-director Maryam Keshavarz won a 2011 Sundance Audience Award for this stirringly sensual, American-produced debut feature about...2011-08-25Roadside Attractions
Circumstance | RELIGIOUS BROTHER Reza Sixo Safai as Mehran in Circumstance

RELIGIOUS BROTHER Reza Sixo Safai as Mehran in Circumstance (Brian Rigney Hubbard)

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Circumstance

Genre: Drama; Runtime (in minutes): 107; MPAA Rating: R; Distributor: Roadside Attractions

Iranian-American writer-director Maryam Keshavarz won a 2011 Sundance Audience Award for this stirringly sensual, American-produced debut feature about the urge for personal freedom and its consequences in a repressive society. Here, love and attraction between two teenage girls put them on a collision course with Tehran society in general and one girl’s troubled, increasingly religious brother in particular. A?

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