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3 Faces (2018)

Se rokh (original title)
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Three actresses at different stages of their career. One from before the 1979 Islamic Revolution, one popular star of today known throughout the country and a young girl longing to attend a drama conservatory.

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Jafar Panahi
4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview:
Behnaz Jafari ... Behnaz Jafari
Jafar Panahi ... Jafar Panahi
Marziyeh Rezaei Marziyeh Rezaei ... Marziyeh
Maedeh Erteghaei Maedeh Erteghaei ... Maedeh
Narges Delaram Narges Delaram ... Marziyeh's mother
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Storyline

Well-known actress Behnaz Jafari is left distraught when she comes across a provincial girl's video plea for help, after her family prevents her from taking up her studies at the Tehran drama conservatory. Behnaz abandons her shoot and turns to filmmaker Jafar Panahi to help with the young girl's troubles. They travel by car to the rural northwest, where they have amusing encounters with the charming and generous folk of the girl's mountain village. But Behnaz and Jafar also discover that old traditions die hard. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama | History

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Iran

Language:

Persian | Azerbaijani | Turkish

Release Date:

8 March 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

3 Faces See more »

Filming Locations:

Iran See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,065, 10 March 2019

Gross USA:

$72,324

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,191,516
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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3 Faces is Jafar Panahi's fourth film made under his 20-year filmmaking ban imposed by the government of Iran, after This Is Not a Film (2011), Closed Curtain (2013), and Taxi (2015). See more »

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Behnaz Jafari: I had reached the height of uncertainty. Wishing to know the names. The hand of the supervisor made the hammer dance in the air and broke the breath of immaculate dawn. Against the red metal tip hanging on the school pine. Sounds, rings, rings. Silence tortured innocence. The first prayer was for me an obvious curse. Standing. Sitting. I did not say: present. In this case, you are absent.
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What happens in Azerbaijani side of Iran
4 January 2019 | by DrMohmXSee all my reviews

First of all I want to share my emotions after the movie (I will not add any words that contain spoilers). This film is just worth to be watched if you want to know what is happening in the lives of people in countries where honor and dignity are above all. Above their desires, their grand dreams, their plans, their lives. How it's difficult for people to live, according to our humble version, in the mountainous settlements of Iran (South Azerbaijan). How hard they have to live when there is not enough help from the townspeople. But despite all this, everything ends at the will of the person himself, whose desires are above honor and dignity.


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