By Yahya Gharagozlou,Parinaz Eleish,Clare Wolfowitz
The episodes of the unconventional occur in a palace, a mosque, a village, a harem; a tearoom, a whorehouse, a jail. The characters shuttle via deserts and mountains, to ecu towns, or even to the battlefront with Iraq. In episodes of comedy and farce, in addition to romance and, ultimately, tragedy, we get to understand those compelling characters, together with a number of unforgettable ladies. all through runs a huge subject matter: the storyteller’s legal responsibility to inform his tales – the uncooked materials of history.
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