The Salesman/Forushande (IR, FR, Asghar Farhadi, 2016) 12 cert. 125 min.
Winner of 2016 Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film!
New film from the acclaimed director of A Separation (2011). During final rehearsals for a stage production of Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman, one of the actresses is attacked (possibly raped) whilst showering in what should be the safety of her own apartment. Her husband takes it on himself to try and find the culprit while also wrestling with his guilt about not being home when the attack took place.
Here’s the trailer:
Worcester Arts Workshop, 21 Sansome Street, Worcester, WR1 1UH
Doors open at 19:15 for a 19:30 start
Tickets £5 on the door