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A Separation (Jodaeiye Nader az Simin)

Rating:PG-13 (for mature thematic material)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:December 30, 2011
Running time:123 minutes
Cast:Peyman Moaadi, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat, Shahab Hosseini, Sarina Farhadi
Director:Asghar Farhadi
Writer:Asghar Farhadi
Distributor:Sony Pictures Classics

Web Site: http://www.sonyclassics.com/aseparation/

Description: Wanting to leave Iran with her husband Nader and daughter Termeh, Simin makes all the necessary arrangements. However, her husband Nader refuses to leave behind his father who suffers from Alzheimers. Determined to leave, Simin sues for divorce, and when her request is rejected, she moves in with her parents. Her daughter Termeh chooses to stay with her father with the hope that one day her mother will change her mind.

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