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About Elly

About Elly

Original Title: Darbareye Elly
Directors: Asghar Farhadi
Persian with subtitles
119 minutes min
Main Competition

From the director of Fireworks Wednesday (winner of the Festival's 2006 Gold Hugo), this complex mystery launches with the lighthearted weekend reunion of a group of old college pals. Sepideh has brought along her new friend Elly, hoping she'll hit it off with Ahmad, newly divorced from his German wife and in search of an Iranian bride. But when Elly disappears from their seaside bungalow, compounding lies and deception quickly lead to catastrophe.

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Asghar Farhadi