Directed and produced by Abolhassan Davoudi, ‘Motherland’ went on silver screen at Iranian movie theaters in August 2017.
The movie is about the relationship between family members of different generations, motherland and lost identity.
Besides Radan, popular actors such as Masoud Rayegan, Roya Teymourian, Pegah Ahangarani, Houshang Tavakkoli and Mehdi Solouki have appeared in the movie.
‘Motherland’ depicts the last appearance of the late legendary Iranian actor Ezzatollah Entezami on the silver screen.
ifilm website has published a comprehensive exclusive report on the movie, interviewing with the director, the actress Teymourian and the actor Rayegan. Click here to watch the report.
Born in 1979, Radan studied Business Administration at Islamic Azad University.
In 1999, he took acting courses and was chosen to take part in ‘The Passion of Love’ by Nader Moqaddas.
Radan was nominated at the fifth Iran Cinema Celebration Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role by performing in ‘Swan Song’ (2000).
He gained an award for the Best Actor in a Leading role for his performance in ‘The Killer’ (2009) at India’s Ladakh International Film Festival.
He also won two Fajr International Film Festival Crystal Simorgh awards for Best Actor by starring in ‘Candle in the Wind’ (2003) and ‘Santouri’ (2006).
He has also appeared in more than 30 movies, including ‘Gilaneh’, ‘The Verdict’, ‘Kan'an’, and ‘Ceasefire’; as well as ifilm’s ‘Maritime Silk Road’, ‘Down and Out’, ‘The Yellow Rose’ and ‘Istanbul Junction’.