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Taste of Cherry (Criterion Collection)

(4K Mastering, Special Edition, Restored, Subtitled)
  • Release 21/07/2020
  • Film and TV Genre Drama, Foreign
  • Media Format Blu-ray
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The first Iranian film to win the Palme d'Or, this austere, emotionally complex drama by the great Abbas Kiarostami follows the middle-aged Mr. Badii (Homayoun Ershadi) as he drives around the hilly outskirts of Tehran looking for someone who will agree to dispose of his body after he commits suicide, a taboo under Islam. Extended conversations with three passengers (a soldier, a seminarian, and a taxidermist) elicit different views of mortality and individual choice. Operating at once as a closely observed, realistic story and a fable populated by archetypal figures, Taste of Cherry challenges the viewer to consider what often goes unexamined in everyday life.

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Title: Taste of Cherry (Criterion Collection)
Genre: Drama, Foreign
Starring: Mir Hossein Noori, Afshin Khorshid Bakhtiari, Abdolrahman Bagheri, Homayoun Ershadi, Abdol Hossain Bagheri, Afshin Khorshid Bakhtari, Safar Ali Moradi, Mir Hossain Nouri, Ahman Ansari, Hamid Massoumi
Director: Abbas Kiarostami
Studio: Criterion
Attributes: 4K Mastering, Special Edition, Restored, Subtitled
Release Date: 21/07/2020
Media Format: Blu-ray
Rated: NR
UPC: 715515248518
Original Language: PER
Subtitles: ENG
Run Time: 99 minutes
Year of Release: 1997
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