2011 Drama Rated PG-13 123 Minutes
|In Theaters||December 30, 2011|
|On 4K UHD||Not Available|
|On Blu-ray||August 21, 2012|
|On DVD||Not Available|
Set in contemporary Iran, A SEPARATION is a compelling drama about the dissolution of a marriage. Simin wants to leave Iran with her husband Nader and daughter Termeh. Simin sues for divorce when Nader refuses to leave behind his Alzheimer-suffering father. Her request having failed, Simin returns to her parents' home, but Termeh decides to stay with Nader.
When Nader hires a young woman to assist with his father in his wife's absence, he hopes that his life will return to a normal state. However, when he discovers that the new maid has been lying to him, he realizes that there is more on the line than just his marriage.
Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material.
Box office gross: $6.8 million. View box office history.
Presented in Persian.
Released by Sony Pictures Classics. See more credits.