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Shahrzad's Tale

Shahin Parhami Spotlight • 1h 41m

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    ناسوت
    Directed by Shahin Parhami • 1997 • Canada
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    لاهوت
    Directed by Shahin Parhami • 1998 • Canada
    Lahoot is an Islamic mythological term for the world beyond the corporeal existence. In a stylized, formalist illustration of dreams, memories and realities.

  • Amnesia

    نسیان
    Directed by Shahin Parhami • 2002 • Canada
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