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Kiarostami’s first feature-length film detailing a couple’s relationship under various pressures.
Kiarostami’s first feature-length film takes on the straight-forward manner of the title in its depiction of a few days in the life of Mahmad, a government worker, his wife—Shohreh Aghdashloo in her debut—and their young child. Kiarostami provides a detailed record of bureaucratic convolution and tedium, as well as the inefficiency, corruption, alienation and boredom surrounding Mahmad and his colleagues’ work. Feeling boxed in in their respective roles, most of the couple’sView more
$10 - Regular Admission / $8 - Non-Harvard Students and Senior Citizens / Harvard students admitted free
Harvard Film Archive Cinematheque, 24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
Although parking in Cambridge is difficult (most of the surrounding streets have restricted parking for Cambridge residents only), metered parking on Broadway and Harvard Streets, as well as the rest of Harvard Square, is free after 8pm. Film-goers are encouraged to use public transportation, particularly the MBTA Red Line.
Film has English subtitles
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