2016 / Iran, France / 125 mins / Dir: Asghar Farhadi
Cast includes: Taraneh Alidoosti, Shahab Hosseini, Babak Karimi
Best Foreign Language Film
In Persian, with English subtitles
Forced to leave their apartment due to a dangerous construction project in a neighbouring building, a young Iranian couple moves to the centre of Tehran where they become embroiled in a life-altering situation involving the previous tenant.
Directed by Asghar Farhadi, who also helmed the Oscar-winning feature A Separation.
★★★★ ‘Quietly provocative’
★★★★ ‘Flawless performances’