Fireworks Wednesday by FACETS VIDEO at Chocolate Movie. MPN: FCT96123DVD. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. All of Tehran is preparing to celebrate the traditional New Year with the festival of fire (Fireworks Wednesday), which falls on the last Tuesday night before the official New Year begins. On this auspicious evening, a young woman named Rouhi is employed by a young couple to clean their house. Sweet and naive, Rouhi is engaged to be married, but her innocence is shattered when she finds her employers household in crisis over accusations of infidelity. Fireworks Wednesday delves into the untidy
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All of Tehran is preparing to celebrate the traditional New Year with the festival of fire (Fireworks Wednesday), which falls on the last Tuesday night before the official New Year begins. On this auspicious evening, a young woman named Rouhi is employed by a young couple to clean their house. Sweet and naive, Rouhi is engaged to be married, but her innocence is shattered when she finds her employers household in crisis over accusations of infidelity. Fireworks Wednesday delves into the untidy lives of contemporary Iranians to reveal the complicated relationships of its three-dimensional characters, beautifully realized by these seasoned actors. Exploring the social hierarchies of Iranian society, this film gives us a rare glimpse into the private lives of a people often misunderstood by the outside world. Fireworks Wednesday reaches beyond the political rhetoric of today's headlines to show us a society of people who must contend with problems not unlike our own.Los Palmas Film Festival, Golden Lady Harimaguada for Best FilmChicago International Film Festival, Gold Hugo for Best FilmFajr Film Festival, Crystal Simorghs for Best Director, Best Actress, and Best EditingLocarno International Film Festival, Junior Jury Award Los Angeles Film Festival, Official SelectionTribeca Film Festival, Official Selection
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|Item Weight:||0.25 pounds|
|Item Size:||5.5 x 0.53 x 0.53 inches|
|Package Weight:||0.18 pounds|
|Package Size:||5.42 x 0.58 x 0.58 inches|
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