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A Separation

Cast
Peyman Moaadi, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat, Shahab Hosseini, Sarina Farhadi, Merila Zare'i, Ali-Asghar Shahbazi, Babak Karimi, Kimia Hosseini, Shirin Yazdanbakhsh, Sahabanu Zolghadr
Released
2011
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The judge asks whether reasons for Simin asking for divorce include “like if he is an addict...”
Simin, referring to her husband Nader and her father-in-law, tells the judge, ”His father has Alzheimer’s.” (0:01)

Nader tells prospective caregiver Razieh, referring to his father, “but the main work is giving him his medication on time.” (0:07)

Razieh tells a religious advisor by telephone, referring to Nader’s father, “He’s... senile.” (0:20)

Nader tells the judge, “Your honor, my father has Alzheimer’s.”
”I live at my dad’s. He has Alzheimer’s.” (0:58)

Razieh asks the judge, referring to her husband Hodjat, “Sir, he’s stressed out.”
”Sir, since he was fired he’s been depressed.” (1:13)

The doctor asks Nader, referring to his father, “Didn’t you say he has Alzheimer’s?” (1:23)

Unemployed cobbler Hodjat tells Simin, “Tell your husband not to make me do something crazy.”
Woman: “He’s crazy.” (1:26)

Simin tells Nader,“I can’t handle the stress of my child’s safety.” (1:42)

Hodjat rages. (1:55)