The series finale, produced by Hassan Beshkoufeh and directed by Hassan Fathi, will be aired on May 8, 2021.
‘Lighter than Darkness’ tells the story of Sadr Edin Mohammad Shirazi, known as Molla Sadra. He was an Iranian philosopher and theologian during the reign of Shah Abbas the First of the Safavid Dynasty.
A contemporary of the likes of Sheikh Bahaee, Mir Damad and Mir Fendereski, Molla Sadra is considered to be the most influential Muslim philosopher in the past four centuries.
Even though he was persecuted for his new philosophical insight, he never gave up on his passion to search for the truth. Today, he is honored across the Muslim world and referred to as the “Master of the Theosists”.
Notable on the cast list are Fakhri Khorvash, Mahmoud Pakniyyat, Farrokh Nemati, Ali Nasiriyan, Enayat Bakhshi, Mahmoud Azizi, the late Mohammad-Ali Keshavarz, Farimah Farjami, Hossein Yari, Bahareh Rahnama, Katayoun Riahi, Fakhreddin Seddiq-Sharif, Rozita Ghaffari, Zhaleh Olov, Ali Soleimani-Saransari, Hessam Navvab-Safavi, and the late Jamshid Mashayekhi.
‘Lighter than Darkness’, produced in 2003, will be replaced by iFilm’s new series ‘Lady of the Mansion’ made by Azizollah Hamidnejad.