The Salesman

2016, 125m, DCP, Iran/France

After their Tehran flat is damaged in an earthquake, married stage actors move into a new apartment—where a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tenant dramatically changes the couple’s life, creating a simmering tension between traumatized wife and vengeful husband. Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film.

In Farsi with English subtitles

A film by Asghar Farhadi