Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

Azim, an Afghan refugee, lives in Tehran. Being the head of entire family and as the eldest brother, he arranges for his brother, Faroogh, and his family, along with their mother, to be smuggled into Germany. But Faroogh makes his decision known to Azim that he is not going to take their mother. Azim, who feels lonely, accidentally finds out that his mother is in need of a kidney transplant, else she'll die in 2 months. But Iranians are not legally permitted to donate their organs to foreigners and he is the only donor. Now, he has to choose between his own life and his mother's.


Awards

Won Best Film - Busan IFF (Kim Jiseok Award)