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Shahram and Abbas

Netherlands, 2006 (MIFF 2007, Shorts with Features)

Director: Remy Van Heugten

Shahram and Abbas

In this tragicomedy, two Iranian refugees decide to pretend to be a gay couple in order to obtain asylum. But for the adventurous yet lonely Shahram and the serious journalist Abbas, it is hard to live with their façade to the very end.

D Remy Van Heugen S Luuk Van Bemmelen P Joost De Vries & Leontine Petit WS Sydney Neter L Dutch, Farsi, English w/English subtitles TD video/col/2006/37mins

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