The film, directed by Shahriyar Bahrani, will go on screen in the Greek island of Lefkada during a two-day cultural event launched by Iranian officials.
‘Saint Mary’ will be displayed with Greek subtitle under the name of ‘Maria’ during the event.
“Saint Mary, the mother of Jesus, is one of the most cherished holy figures for Muslims. She is the symbol of purity and fortitude. To celebrate her life, this film paints a picture of her in the fashion Islam portrays her”, is put by ifilm English website as the flick’s synopsis.
Notable among the cast are Kourosh Tahami, Jafar Dehqan, Roya Teymourian, Reza Tavakkoli, Mohammad Kasbi, Shirin Bina, Shabnam Qolikhani, Hossein Yari, Mehdi Faqih, Parviz Pour-Hosseini, Mahtab Keramati and Fakhreddin Seddiq-Sharif.