Lok Virsa to screen ‘Baran’ on Saturday

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ISLAMABAD, Dec 16 (APP): Lok Virsa Mandwa Film Club would
screen Iranian award winner movie ‘Baran’ here on December 17 at Lok Virsa media center.
Film directed and produced by Majid Majid released on 2001 and
awarded at Cannes Film Festival in Franceis is based on a man named Lateef, who works on a construction site in Tehran with some Turks and a few illegal Afghan workers. When Lateef is given heavier tasks to compensate for new Afghan worker Rahmat, he resents his displacement and treats Rahmat cruelly.
After one of his pranks, however, Lateef discovers that Rahmat is a girl named Baran. Latif’s heart softens towards her.
When government inspectors force all Afghans to be fired from the site, Lateef discovers he cannot bear to be without her.
Jeopardizing social standing and endangering his own well being, Lateef stops at nothing to save his love.
Lok Virsa has already screened Majid Majidi two other movies “Bacha haye Asmani” and “Rang e Khuda”.