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In this bittersweet Iranian drama, middle-aged author Mahmoud ([[Performer~P225854~Homayoun Ershadi~homayounershadi]]) reflects on his youth, and the story flashes back to post-WW II Iran and awkward 11-year-old Mahmoud ([[Performer~P236642~Mohammad Reza Shaban-Noori~mohammadrezashabannoori]]) at a country estate north of Tehran where the youth falls under the spell of his 14-year-old female cousin known only as M ([[Performer~P236520~Golshifte Farahani~golshiftehfarahani]]). As Mahmoud's infatuation increases, his adolescent dreams soar to creative, religious, and erotic heights. Decades later, a barren pear tree leads his memories back to M. Shown at the 1998 Fajr Film Festival. ~ Bhob Stewart, Rovi

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