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The White Meadows (Keshtzarhaye Sepid)

The White Meadows (Keshtzarhaye Sepid) (2009)

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Release Date: Jan 1, 2009 Wide

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A man makes a career out of collecting the sadness of others in this surreal drama from Iranian filmmaker Mohammad Rasoulof. Rahmat (Hasan Pourshirazi) spends his days sailing on Lake Urmia, a body of saltwater whose shores are full of communities cursed with more than their share of sorrow. Rahmat seeks out people whose lives have been tragic and asks them to share their tales of woe, and as they weep he captures their tears in small bottles. After hearing the tale of a woman whose sensuality

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The relentless, inescapable, literal saltiness of this strikingly beautiful environment may have been director Mohammad Rasoulof's inspiration: Perhaps he is suggesting here that not even an army of boatmen could collect all of Iran's tears.

July 19, 2011 Full Review Source: Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

... a stunning and startling odyssey through the salt marshes of Iran's Lake Urmia...

June 10, 2011 Full Review Source: Parallax View
Parallax View

A gorgeously wrought fable trading in subtle, if nonetheless unmistakable, social commentary.

January 21, 2011 Full Review Source: House Next Door
House Next Door

Salty landscape is fertile ground for allegory

November 3, 2010 Full Review Source: Movie Habit
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