The Salesman (Forushande)
- PG-13 (for mature thematic elements and a brief bloody image)
- Running time:
- 125 minutes
After their old flat becomes damaged, Emad and Rana, a young couple living in Tehran, are forced to move into a new apartment. Eventually, an incident linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes the couple's life.
- Release date:
- January 27, 2017
- Quick review:
- Nominated for an Oscar for best foreign film, Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi’s latest domestic masterwork is about a pair of young husband-and-wife actors (Shahab Hosseini and Taraneh Alidoosti), rehearsing for a new production of “Death of a Salesman,” whose world falls apart when an intruder almost assaults the wife. Her husband becomes possessed by rage and vengeance and loses his humanity.