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Ajans-E Shisheh-I


Ajans-E Shisheh-I is a hostage drama filmed in the style of a television sit-com, but it is also a seriously-intended satire of Iran's social and political conditions. The story is about two veterans of Iran-Iraq war -- Abbas, who now runs a farm, and his wartime commander Kazem. Abbas comes to Tehran with his wife to seek medical treatment for a war wound in his neck, and Kazem offers his help. Tests reveal the presence of shrapnel. Abbas is advised to go abroad for the operation and keep very calm in...more