A Man of Integrity
aka Lerd First screened in October 2017
Director: Mohammad Rasoulof. Cast: Reza Akhlaghirad, Soudabeh Beizaee, Nasim Adabi, Misagh Zare, Zeinab Shabani, Zhila Shahi, Majid Potki, Mehdi Mehraban , Sepehr Ebadi, Bagher Yekta. Screenplay: Mohammad Rasoulof. Twitter Capsule:
Haunting crime story about a guy trying to say no to crime. Sharp on corruption that can't or won't see itself.
Impressive master class in plot construction. Strides an artful line between social commentary and heightened style. Broadly relevant themes.