A group of friends leave Tehran for a long weekend on the Caspian Sea. A young nursery teacher named Elly is invited along to join the good friends and family. The reason is soon made apparent. She’s being set-up with a recently divorced man.What seems simple on the surface rarely is in a Farhadi film, and over an easy-going holiday, tensions rise until a crisis point is triggered, and Elly goes missing. A mystery develops and as the drama heightens, Farhadi zooms in on the issues inherent in truth, lies, and the places in between. What is the truth About Elly?
Screening with More than Two Hours.
Price: Adult $18 | Concession $16
Screening At: Dendy Opera Quays
Date and Time: 4:00 PM | August 25, 2013
Original Title: درباره الی
Language: Persian (English Subtitles)
Runtime: 119 min
Director: Asghar Farhadi
Producer: Asghar Farhadi
Golshifteh Farahani, Shahab Hosseini, & Taraneh Alidoosti
Director - Asghar Farhadi
Asghar Farhadi was born in 1972 in Iran. He became interested in cinema in his teenage years and started his filmmaking education by joining the Youth Cinema Society of Esfahan in 1986 where he made 8mm and 16mm short films. He received his Bachelors in Theater from University of Tehran's School …Read More