Taraneh Alidoosti (left) and Shahab Hosseini play a married couple in The Salesman (category IIA, Persian), directed by Ashgar Farfadi.
Taraneh Alidoosti (left) and Shahab Hosseini play a married couple in The Salesman (category IIA, Persian), directed by Ashgar Farfadi.

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Film review: The Salesman – an Iranian marriage falters in Asghar Farhadi’s Oscar winner

A riveting drama that traces an Iranian man’s search for his wife’s attacker, dealing with the country’s patriarchal society, male pride and ideas of honour

Taraneh Alidoosti (left) and Shahab Hosseini play a married couple in The Salesman (category IIA, Persian), directed by Ashgar Farfadi.
Taraneh Alidoosti (left) and Shahab Hosseini play a married couple in The Salesman (category IIA, Persian), directed by Ashgar Farfadi.
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