Blockage (Sad-e mabar) - 2017

Australian Premiere

Ghasem, an unsympathetic and opportunistic man, works at the Tehran Municipality, policing illegal street vendors. But he’s about to be fired for corrupt dealings. He’s counting on his wife Akram’s inheritance, to buy a truck, but Akram wants to buy a house so they can move from Ghasem’s father’s home.

– International premiere was at New Currents Busan
– Hamed Behdad won the best actor at the 11th Celebration of Iranian Cinema Critics and Screenwriters.

D Mohsen Gharaei C Hamed Behdad, Baran Kosari, Mohsen Kiaie, Nader Fallah S Saeed Roostaie WS Iranian Independents L Farsi w/English Subtitles TD DCP/2017 DUR 82 mins

Unclassified 15+
Children under the age of 15 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian