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Thirty-seven years after her daughter's execution in Iran, Haleh discovers the woman who betrayed her.

Thirty-seven years after her daughter Mitra was executed in Iran, Haleh fled the country to start a new life in the Netherlands, eventually becoming a renowned academic. But her peaceful existence is shaken by the arrival of a woman she believes may be the traitor responsible for Mitra's death.

107' /  colour

Genre: drama

Original title: MITRA
Dir: Kaweh Modiri
Prod: BALDR Film (NL) - Frank Hoeve, Katja Draaijer
Co-prod: IGC Films (DE), Snowglobe (DK)
Sc: Kaweh Modiri
D.O.P: Daan Nieuwenhuijs
Completed: January 2021
Language: Farsi, Dutch
Cast: Jasmin Tabatabai (THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX), Mohsen Namjoo (RADIO DREAMS), Shabnam Tolouei (WOMEN WITHOUT MEN), Sallie Harmsen (BLADE RUNNER 2049, ACCUSED).

Kaweh Modiri:
CHIMÈRE (2017, TV Film), BODKIN RAS (2016, feature) Award: a.o. FIPRESCI Award IFFR, FIPRESCI Award Vienna, Grand Prize Nett Off Camera Festival, MY BURGLAR AND I (2010, short) Awards: a.o. Rene Coelho Award.

Watch trailer MITRA: https://vimeo.com/507373453

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