The Salesman (Forushande)

Directed by Asghar Farhadi

2016 | Iran, France | 125 min | in Persian, English with Arabic and English subtitles
With: Taraneh Alidoosti, Shahab Hosseini, Babak Karimi


Forced out of their apartment due to dangerous works on a neighboring building, Emad and Rana move into a new flat in the center of Tehran. An incident linked to the previous tenant will dramatically change the young couple’s life.

Contraints de quitter leur appartement du centre de Téhéran en raison d’importants travaux menaçant leur immeuble, Emad et Rana emménagent dans un nouveau logement. Un incident en rapport avec l’ancienne locataire va bouleverser la vie du jeune couple.



Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film of the Year 2017

Best Actor and Best Screenplay at Cannes Film Festival 2016