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Secret ballot / a Sony Pictures Classics release, in co-production with Rai Cinema and TSI-Televisione Svizzera ; a film by Babak Payami.

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Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch VID SEC DVD (Text) 34207001718825 DVDs-Adult Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD SEC (Text) 31951003413512 Main Floor - DVDs Global Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0767896513
  • ISBN: 9780767896511
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Classics, [2002]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Special features: widescreen presentation, theatrical trailers, interactive menus.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001 (Payam Enterprises).
In Farsi with English and French (Canadian) subtitles.
Some copies are closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Farzad Jodat ; sound designer, Michael Billingsley ; sound recordist, Yadollah Najafi ; original music, Michael Galasso ; editor, Babak Karimi ; produced by Marco Müller, Babak Payami ; written and directed by Babak Payami.
Participant or Performer Note:
Nassim Abdi, Cyrus Abidi, Youssef Habashi, Farrokh Shojaii, Gholbahar Janghali.
Summary, etc.:
It's Election Day on a remote island off the coast of Iran and a ballot box is parachuted to shore. An unnamed soldier is assigned to escort a female bureaucrat to gather votes. Together, they embark on a chaotic journey, turning the island upside down desperately seeking anyone's vote! There is more to the Secret Ballot than the two could ever imagine!
Target Audience Note:
OFRB: General.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Dolby digital. Digitally mastered audio and anamorphic video.
Subject: Foreign films > Iran.
Motion pictures, Farsi.
Genre: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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