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In light of the current challenges related to the coronavirus the film club committee has decided to cancel the rest of the Spring Season 2020. We hope to be back with a new season as usual in the autumn. In the meantime let us look after one another and we appreciate your patience and understanding.

About Elly

(Darbareye Elly)

Director: Asghar Farhadi
Iran 2009
109 minutes
Cert: Club
This tense Iranian drama won the coveted Silver Bear award for Best Director at the Berlin Film Festival. At a weekend away for a group of well to do Iranian couples – all former classmates from lawschool - at a Caspian seaside resort, Elly goes missing. Elly is uncomfortable at the attention she is getting from one of the guests, who has recently returned to Iran from Germany, after his marriage there failed. The friends search for their missing guest, only to discover that not everything is as it seems from the outside.