No One Knows About Persian Cats

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Opens Friday June 4.  Unrated, 106 min.  In Persian with English subtitles.

The fifth feature by award-winning director Bahman Ghobadi;  Shot in secret and featuring extraordinary performances by real underground bands, NO ONE KNOWS ABOUT PERSIAN CATS follows a pair of young musicians, recently released from prison, on a mission to take their rock band to Europe. Forbidden by the authorities to play in Iran, they plan their escape abroad with a fast-talking music promoter. Vowing to play one last show before leaving Tehran, their dangerous mission takes them on a free-wheeling journey through the City’s vibrant and diverse underground scene, home to an estimated 2,000 illegal independent bands.

Official website: http://www.ifcfilms.com/films/no-one-knows-about-persian-cats


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