In the movie, Khojeh Mohammad is a local tribesman who’s spent his entire lifetime working at the fishery on an island in northern Iran.
He has a history of stirring unrest in the area in the fight against corruption among local government officials.
Following the death of his son during one of the riots, Khojeh Mohammad backs down and refuses to get involved in any further unrest.
Until one day a close encounter with death draws the old insurgent out of his shell again.
The cast list includes the late Davoud Rashidi, the late Kioumars Malek-Motiee, the late Mahin Shahabi, Abbas Qajar, Hossein Shahab, Ahmad Qadakchian, Jalal Pishvaeean, Mehri Vedadian, Kanan Kiani, and Hossein Maleki.
‘The Fishery’, made in 1983, is scheduled to go on air on Saturday at 22:00 GMT.
ifilm English will also repeat the movie the next day at 04:00, 10:00, and 16:00 (all GMT times).