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Taste of Cherry

Friday, September 24, 2021
Show | 9:44pm
Presented in Persian with English subtitles Co-winner of the Palme d’Or at the 1997 Cannes Film Festival, The Taste of Cherry is the venerable Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami’s examination of life, death and the small miracles in between.Homayoun Ershadi stars as Mr. Badii, a middle-aged man wishing to kill himself; driving his Range Rover across the arid outskirts of Tehran, he searches for someone to aid him in his final hours, someone who will agree to bury his body if he succeeds in his mission — a planned overdose of sleeping pills — or rescue him if he fails. trailer-artwork Will call tickets may be picked up at The Cary Box Office beginning one hour prior to the movie.