The Wind Will Carry Us
aka Bad ma ra khakad bord First screened in March 2001
Director: Abbas Kiarostami. Cast: Behzad Dourani, Bahman Ghobadi, Noghre Asadi, Roushan Karam Elmi, Shahpour Ghobadi, Reihan Heidari, Masood Mansouri, Ali Reza Naderi, Frangis Rahsepar, Masoameh Salimi, Farzad Sohrabi, Lida Soltani. Screenplay: Abbas Kiarostami. Twitter Capsule:
[Withheld until I revisit the movie. No longer trust my recalled response.]
Culmination of a decade's evolution for Kiarostami before major breaks in his M.O. Ground feels well-covered but poetic eloquence remains stirring, and very much his.