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by Maryam Keshavarz


Atefeh and her best friend Shirin go to the hip parties in Teheran. They try to make the most of their youth while they can while Mehren, Atefeh's brother, becomes a member of the vice squad. He disapproves severely of the young women's need for freedom. However, he falls in love with Shirin. His feelings soon become obsessive and put the relationship between the two friends to the test.

international title: Circumstance
original title: Circumstance
country: France, Iceland, Iran, Lebanon
sales agent: Funny Balloons
year: 2011
genre: fiction
directed by: Maryam Keshavarz
film run: 107'
release date: NL 06/10/2011, SE 02/12/2011, DK 05/01/2012, FR 08/02/2012, BE 08/02/2012, DE 24/05/2012, AT 25/05/2012
cast: Nikohl Boosheri, Atafeh Hakimi, Sarah Kazemy, Reza Safai, Keon Mohajeri
cinematography by: Brian Rigney Hubbard
film editing: Andrea Chignoli
art director: Natacha Kalfayan
costumes designer: Karin Chien, Maryam Keshavarz, Melissa M. Lee, Lamia Choucair
producer: Antonin Dedet
production: Neon Productions, A Space between, Bago Pictures (US), Marrakesh Film (IR)
distributor: Abc Distribution, Ad Vitam, Cinemien, Salzgeber & Co. Medien, Peccadillo Pictures

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