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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (streaming video file) (103 minutes): digital, .flv file, sound
  • Publisher: [San Francisco, California, USA] : Samuel Goldwyn Films, 2016.

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General Note:
Title from title frames.
In Process Record.
Participant or Performer Note:
Dominic Rains, Rexa Sixo Safai, Helena Mattson, Julian Sands, Laura Harring
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Originally produced by Samuel Goldwyn Films in 2016.
Summary, etc.:
As a child soldier, Behrouz (Reza Sixo Safai) miraculously survived the Iran-Iraq War to be squirreled away to the streets of Los Angeles. After two decades under the ruthless Iranian mobster Cirrus Golshiri (Parviz Sayyad), Behrouz leaves the underworld to follow his American Dream of becoming a ́Real Estate Mań. But after a chance encounter involving a high-stakes poker game, he is brought back into the life he left behind and accused of stealing from his former boss.. Behrouz and his Russian girlfriend Oksana (Helena Mattsson), must hunt down missing drugs as events from his past and present clash spiraling out of control. PERSIAN CONNECTION is an electric neon-noir fever dream set in the Persian opium underworld of Los Angeles.. Official Selection at Tribeca Film Festival and Twin Cities Film Festival. "The Persian Connection is bold, tense, and thrilling, even if its thematic reach just exceeds its grasp." - Ryan Morris, Film Inquiry
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Language Note:
In English,Russian,Persian
Subject: Motion pictures.
Motion pictures.
Genre: Independent Film
Feature films.

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