AFRICAN VIOLET

Starts September 25

Middle-aged Shokoo finds out that ex-husband, Fereydoun, has been placed in a nursing home by their children. She, and second husband Reza, decide to take care of Fereydoun themselves, but in their own home. In doing so, the relationship between Shokoo and Fereydoun is significantly transformed. This new situation affects Reza and Shokoo’s daily life and unexpected changes take place in the lives of all three characters.

Directed by Mona Zandi Haghigh. Starring Fatemeh Motamed Arya, Saeed Aghakhani, Reza BabakIran. 2020. 93 min. Persian w/ English subtitles.


Price: $12 (50% of proceeds support the Roxie Theater.)

Rental Period: 2 days