‘The Painting Pool’, starring Shahab Hosseini, is set to be screened on ifilm Saturday evening.
Directed by Maziar Miri, the social flick will be televised at 22:00 GMT. It is also set to repeat the next day at 04:00, 10:00 and 16:00 all GMT times.
Palme d’Or winning Iranian megastar Shahab Hosseini will this time appear as a mentally retarded lover and father who despite his mental predispositions would do much to care for his family.
The film portrays two people fight for their right to be a family regardless of their mental status. They try hard to lead a regular life and care for their son, Soheil, but for them everything is a challenge, even cooking or crossing the street, let alone raising a normal child. To worsen the situation now their son starts to realize that his parents are not like everybody else.