Washington Area Screening of "Life and a Day", Award Winning Film Featuring Payman Maadi Past

Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 - Washington, DC, United States
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Daricheh Cinema Presents: "Life and a Day"
Director: Saeed Roostaee
Iran , 2016 , 115 Mins
Cast: Payman Maadi, Navid Mohammadzadeh, Shirin Yazdanbakhsh, Parinaz Izadyar
Winner of Record 9 Chrystal Symorgh at Fajr Film Festival 2016 - Best Director, Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actor nominee and Audience Award.

Winner of Best film at Iranian Film Festival Australia.

Synopsis: Somayeh is at a loss. Her only desire is to leave her family and take her destiny in hand, yet the love of her sick mother holds her back. Her elder brother, introduces her to an Afghan who wants to marry her and take her to Afghanistan. Despite herself, but moved by her brother’s concern, she accepts the offer, seeing it as primarily a means of escaping her family. And then, at the very last minute, she discovers the hidden face of the marriage proposal.

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Payman Maadi – Peyman Moaadi (born March 5, 1971 in New York) is an Iranian actor, screenwriter, and director. He is best known for starring in the films A Separation and About Elly by director ...

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