About

Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with the local community and how he changes his own attitudes as a result.

7.6
34
Directed by

Abbas Kiarostami

Written by

Abbas Kiarostami (Writer)

Runtime

118 minutes

Country

France, Iran

Language

Persian

Cast

Keywords

small town fish out of water rural setting iran engineering

Lists

#470 on 1,000 greatest films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?