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Set in a leper colony in the north of Iran, The House Is Black juxtaposes "ugliness," of which there is much in the world as stated in the opening scenes, with religion and gratitude.

7.9
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Directed by

Forugh Farrokhzad

Written by

Forugh Farrokhzad (Screenplay)

Runtime

20 minutes

Country

Iran

Language

Persian

Cast

Keywords

woman director short leprosy iranian new wave short documentary

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