All Films • 52m
Directed by Loghman Khaledi • 2012 • Iran
Nessa is a young woman from Kermanshah (Kurdish city in west of Iran) who is challenging to progress in her acting and artistic career. Nessa's family prevents her from reaching her goal because of the conservative environment. The film in the cinema vérité style follows Nessa in her battle with her brother, father and colleagues.
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