Iran presents itself as a multifaceted country where tradition and modernity coexist and confront each other. Erfan Shafei, a funny and ironic young Kurdish man who wants to be a director and knows nothing about love, invites us to discover this nation through its music and its people. Each segment is preceded by a piece of music introduced and performed in its entirety by talented local musicians.
A woman with aspirations to be a novice commits a sin in her early days within the religion. Now she and her son, the fruit of this sin, leave Spain to start a new life. After several years they lead a quiet life in a small town in the south of France. The Mother will try everything to prevent her son from making the same mistake as her given the intervention of the presence of an unwanted woman within her home.
To the East of Mexico City, three people have decided to break the stereotypes set by the society and build a new reality; where love, solidarity and dance are the axes.
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