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February 3, 2017 - Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver
February 10 - Expands
|Producer:||Alexandre Mallet-Guy, Asghar Farhadi|
|Cast:||Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti, Babak Karimi, Farid Sajjadi Hosseini, Mina Sadati, Maral Bani Adam, Mehdi Kooshki, Emad Emami, Shirin Aghakashi, Mojtaba Pirzadeh, Sahra Asadollahe, Ehteram Borourmand, Sam Valipour|
The Salesman tells the story of a couple, Emad (Shahab Hosseini) and his wife Rana (Taraneh Alidoosti), who are forced to move to a new apartment. When Rana is alone one day, a man enters their home and surprises her in the shower, and Emad comes home to find bloody footsteps leading to their door. As they try to cope with the mystery, they become obsessed with the identity of the intruder.
This drama/thriller is also connected to the stage, as its characters are part of a performance in Arthur Millerís Death of a Salesman.