Under the Shadow
Director: Babak Anvari Run Time: 94 min. Format: DCP Rating: PG13 Release Year: 2016 Language: Farsi with English Subtitles
Starring: Avin Manshadi, Bobby Naderi, Narges Rashidi
Nitehawk presents midnite screenings of Babak Anvari’s stunning debut feature, UNDER THE SHADOW.
Tehran, 1988: the Iran-Iraq war rumbles into its eighth year. The bombing campaigns focused on the city, coupled with the country’s bloody revolution, slowly tear a mother and daughter apart. As they struggle to stay together in the midst of these modern terrors, a mysterious