You searched for:

Search for…

Narrow Search

Pin It
.
Favorites

 

Rated NR · 90 minutes · 1990

Drama
While reading a novel by Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf on the bus, Ali Sabzian strikes up a conversation with a pretty girl, Mahrokh Ahankhah. When she tells him her family admires Makhmalbaf's work, Ali pretends to be the filmmaker to impress her. Becoming friendly with the Ahankhahs, Ali tells them he is preparing a new movie, but when they uncover his true identity, he is arrested for fraud. This film reenacts the true story of the incident, with Ali and the family playing themselves.
Director: Abbas Kiarostami
Writer: Abbas Kiarostami
Cast: Hossain Sabzian, Hassan Frazmand, Abolfazi Ahankhah, Mehrdad Ahankhah, Hooshang Shamaei, Mohsen Makhmalbaf and Mahrokh Ahankhah

Now Playing

Close-Up is not showing in any theaters in the area.

Reviews/comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a review


Roll over stars and click to rate.


© 2018 City Newspaper.

Website powered by Foundation.