Fajr International Film Festival

Cannes Film Festival - Iranian Film Festival –Zurich


Tehran’s air pollution has reached the maximum level because of inversion. Niloofar, a 35-year-old girl who owns a sewing workshop, lives with her mother. She finds her old lover when doctors say her mother must leave Tehran forever because of her respiratory situation. Niloofar’s brother and the elders of the family decide that she must be the one to accompany the mother because she is the youngest child and still single without any children, and she has always obeyed their orders. This time, however, is different; she stands up to the decision the others have made for her…


  • Director & Scriptwriter: Behnam Behzadi
  • Script Advisor:Hassan Shahsavari
  • Director of Photography:Bahram Badakhshani
  • Sound: Rashid Daneshmand
  • Sound Design & Mix: Amir Hossein Ghasemi
  • Music:Sahar Sakhaei
  • Editor:Meysam Molaei
  • Make Up Artist:Soudabeh Khosravani
  • Set and Costume Designer: Babak Karimi Tari
  • Assistant Director:Afshin Rezaei
  • Still Photography:Somayeh Jafari
  • Production Manager: Ebrahim Zahedifar
  • Investors: Behnam Behzadi, Mojtaba Nam Nabat
  • Producer:Behnam Behzadi


Cast: Sahar Dowlatshahi (Niloofar), Ali Mosaffa (Farhad), Ali Reza Aghakhani (Soheil), Setareh Pesyani (Soudabeh), Roya Javidnia (Homa), Shirin Yazdanbakhsh (Mother/Mahin), Setareh Hosseini (Saba), Toufan Mehrdadian (Majid), Mojtaba Nam Nabat (Reza), Payam Yazdani (Dr. Rahnama), Ebad Karimi (Mohseni), Yazdan Akhoondi (Arash)