Septembers of Shiraz (2015)

109 min.
Plot  During the first months after the 1979 Iranian Revolution, wealthy Jewish Iranian gemologist Isaac Amin (Adrien Brody) is suddenly arrested at his office in Tehran by the Revolutionary Guards who take him to prison. During his prison days, he meets fellow prisoners of different backgrounds, who get tortured and finally prosecuted. In interrogation sessions, his interrogator Mohsen (Alon Aboutboul), once torturing him with a lit cigarette and having him lashed, refers to the injustice of being affluent and to the justice that the revolution is bringing to the oppressed. After the guards scare him by putting him before a firing squad and shooting around his body, he says to Mohsen that he has realized the truth and is ready to pay all his savings as his debt to the revolution. After emptying his bank account, Mohsen declares him free and leaves him alone in the street. Isaac goes to his office, now deserted, and recovers a hidden pack of diamonds from behind of a brick in the wall. As he...  



Adrien Brody
Salma Hayek
Bashar Rahal
Komiteh Member


All Titles

Septembers of Shiraz
English Original Title

Release Dates


United States




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