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Author Mihrjūʼī, Dāriyūsh, director

Title Mum's guest / directed by Dariush Mehrjui
Published Honolulu, HI : Asia Pacific Films, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (104 min.)
Series Asian film online
Asian film online
Summary Gently biting social comedy on the shared expectations of Persian hospitality. A mother of a poor family has guests coming for dinner, yet doesn't know how to get the dinner party organized without calling in the resources of the whole neighborhood, centered on the communal courtyard of their traditional apartment building. Awards/Festivals: Winner Crystal Simorgh for Best Film Fajr Film Festival 2004; Adelaide Film Festival
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Aug. 6, 2013)
Previously released as DVD
This edition in Farsi, western (Persian)
Won 2004 Fajr Film Festival Crystal Simorgh, Best Film
Subject Entertaining -- Iran.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Adineh, Golab, 1953- performer
Alemi, Roya, performer
Ḥayāyī, Amīn, performer
Other Titles Original title: Mehman-e Maman