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The Peddler 1987

  • Mohsen Makhmalbaf
  • March 26, 1989
  • 90 mins
  • Persian
  • Crime, Drama
The movie consists of three episodes that explore the lives of poor and desperate in Iran. In episode one, a very poor couple with many crippled children abandon their newly born baby in hopes that it will have a better future. In the second episode, a mentally impaired and isolated young man tries to take care of his senile mother who is almost dead. In the third episode, a cowardly and desperate peddler tries to escape from his boss.


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