A richly developed psychodrama that reveals the crucial role self-esteem plays in our relationships.
This is a very compelling and subtle film, it shows the current conflict in Iran between modernity and Islamic tradition.
| Original Score: A
From the first frame to the last, you feel an intimacy with Leila that is the result of flawless direction and excellent writing.
A film of great sadness, the tragedy of a love torn apart by each partner's overeagerness to please the other.
| Original Score: 3.5/4
A powerfully articulated and subtle drama from famous Iranian director Dariush Mehrjui.
| Original Score: 3/4
| Original Score: 3/5
| Original Score: 80/100