Made by Iranian award-winning director Reza Mirkarimi, the social flick will air on January 25 at 22:00 GMT. It is also scheduled to repeat the next day at 04:00, 10:00 and 16:00 all GMT times.
‘A Cube of Sugar’ narrates the story of Pasand, a young girl from a traditional Iranian family who is set to marry the son of a family friend who lives abroad. As her entire family arrives to take part in the wedding ceremony, an unexpected event turns the joy of the moment into sadness and sorrow.
Mirkarimi, the director of the feature, has various acclaimed movies such as ‘So Close, So Far’, ‘The child and the Soldier’ and ‘As Simple as That’ in his resume. His latest flick ‘Castle of Dreams’ has also been highly praised and received a number of awards including the best director award at the Antalya Golden Orange Filmfest in Turkey.