IFFA: Tehran: City of Love

An ex bodybuilding champion now personal trainer, finds secret excitement in his life when he accepts to train a young man for the championships; An overweight beauty clinic secretary who lacks confidence in her physical appearance, uses her sexy voice to create a persona for seducing men she feels she could never have; and a dispirited religious singer tries his luck at becoming a wedding singer to increase the chances of finding the love of his life. This is the bittersweet tale of three middle-aged disenchanted characters yearning for love in a city that does not embrace them.

Persian (Farsi) language with English subtitles

Screneing with short film THE PRISONER (Zendani), directed by Melbourne-based filmmaker Ali Mozaffari and starring Rigoberto Mendoza in a drama about an artist imprisoned with a long sentence who is prevented from creating any art. Going on a hunger strike in retaliation, he finds an unexpected way let his imagination fly free.

Legend Deluxe: In-Cinema dining session.
Event: Special event screening, complimentary & discount tickets do not apply
CC & AD: Closed captions or audio description available for individual use for this session, captions DO NOT appear on-screen.

Session times for the new cinema week, commencing each Thursday, will be released the Tuesday afternoon prior

Rating E
Genre To Be Advised
Running Time 102
Language
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