• Director(s)

    Maryam Keshavarz

  • Production Year

    2023

  • Genre(s)

    Comedy, Drama, Romance

  • Approx. running minutes

    102m

  • Cast

    Layla Mohammadi, Niousha Noor, Kamand Shafieisabet

Film

The Persian Version

strong language, sex references

THE PERSIAN VERSION is a US comedy drama in which an estranged mother and daughter in a large Iranian-American family are faced with dark secret from the past.

THE PERSIAN VERSION is a US comedy drama in which an estranged mother and daughter in a large Iranian-American family are faced with dark secret from the past.

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language
There is strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker'), a rude middle finger gesture and milder bad language such as 'bitch', 'shit', 'ass', 'damn', 'hell' and 'God'.
sex
There are comic references to anal sex. Milder sex references include comments about one night stands and adulterous relationships.
A woman in a distressed state briefly contemplates taking her own life, but changes her mind. Upsetting scenes include the stillbirth of a child A mother expresses disapproval of her lesbian daughter's sexuality, although her older siblings accept the way she wants to live her life. A young Iranian girl imagines herself sitting in classroom and being called a "smelly terrorist" by her fellow pupils. Discrimination is not endorsed by the work as a whole. There are brief bloody images in childbirth scenes. There are infrequent verbal drug references. There is infrequent mild violence in a still cartoon image of a punch to a face which produces a blood spurt. There is mild comic gun threat.
  • Director(s)

    Maryam Keshavarz

  • Production Year

    2023

  • Genre(s)

    Comedy, Drama, Romance

  • Approx. running minutes

    102m

  • Cast

    Layla Mohammadi, Niousha Noor, Kamand Shafieisabet

strong language, sex references
Classified Date:
14/11/2023
Version:
2D
Use:
Cinema
Distributor:
Columbia Pictures Corporation Ltd.
violence
There is infrequent mild violence in a still cartoon image of a punch to a face which produces a blood spurt.
threat and horror
There is mild comic gun threat.
language
There is strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker'), a rude middle finger gesture and milder bad language such as 'bitch', 'shit', 'ass', 'damn', 'hell' and 'God'.
sex
There are comic references to anal sex. Milder sex references include comments about one night stands and adulterous relationships.
discrimination
A mother expresses disapproval of her lesbian daughter's sexuality, although her older siblings accept the way she wants to live her life. A young Iranian girl imagines herself sitting in a classroom and being called a "smelly terrorist" by her fellow pupils. Discrimination is not endorsed by the work as a whole.
drugs
There are infrequent verbal drug references.
injury detail
There are brief bloody images in childbirth scenes.
theme
Upsetting scenes include the stillbirth of a child.
suicide and self-harm
There are brief bloody images in childbirth scenes.
A woman in a distressed state briefly contemplates taking her own life, but changes her mind. Upsetting scenes include the stillbirth of a child A mother expresses disapproval of her lesbian daughter's sexuality, although her older siblings accept the way she wants to live her life. A young Iranian girl imagines herself sitting in classroom and being called a "smelly terrorist" by her fellow pupils. Discrimination is not endorsed by the work as a whole. There are brief bloody images in childbirth scenes. There are infrequent verbal drug references. There is infrequent mild violence in a still cartoon image of a punch to a face which produces a blood spurt. There is mild comic gun threat.
strong language, sex references
Classified Date:
02/04/2024
Version:
2D
Use:
VOD/Streaming
Distributor:
SPHE VOD
language
There is strong language ('f**k', 'motherf**ker'), a rude middle finger gesture and milder bad language such as 'bitch', 'shit', 'ass', 'damn', 'hell' and 'God'.
sex
There are comic references to anal sex. Milder sex references include comments about one night stands and adulterous relationships.
A woman in a distressed state briefly contemplates taking her own life, but changes her mind. Upsetting scenes include the stillbirth of a child A mother expresses disapproval of her lesbian daughter's sexuality, although her older siblings accept the way she wants to live her life. A young Iranian girl imagines herself sitting in classroom and being called a "smelly terrorist" by her fellow pupils. Discrimination is not endorsed by the work as a whole. There are brief bloody images in childbirth scenes. There are infrequent verbal drug references. There is infrequent mild violence in a still cartoon image of a punch to a face which produces a blood spurt. There is mild comic gun threat.
Classified Date:
11/12/2023
Version:
2D
Use:
Cinema
Distributor:
Columbia Pictures Corporation Ltd.
Classified Date:
11/12/2023
Version:
2D
Use:
Cinema
Distributor:
Columbia Pictures Corporation Ltd.
  • Classified date

    02/04/2024

  • Language

    English