A fiery re-think of Tennesee Williams’ The Glass Menagerie, Here Without Me depicts the seemingly unending struggles of a poor family in the rough neighbourhoods of Tehran. While each member of the family pursues drastically different dreams, a tiny string of a hope for a better day keeps them together. But how long can this string last for?
About the director:
A well established filmmaker of the new generation of Iranian cinema, Bahram Tavakoli has received over thirty national and international awards. His works have been hailed continuously and Here Without Me is one of his most successful works which manages to masterfully capture a breathtaking story of an Iranian family on the edge.