WorldCat Identities

Arjmand, Dariush 1944-

Overview
Works: 18 works in 38 publications in 2 languages and 213 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Biography  Fiction 
Roles: Actor
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Dariush Arjmand
Snowman ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in Persian and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Desiring to become a U.S. citizen, a desperate young man dresses as a woman, with the hope of marrying an American man. How long will it take before his secret is discovered?
The protest ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in Persian and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Amur learns that the woman who is to marry his younger brother Reza is having an affair with another man, he murders her to restore his family's good name. Considering the killing to be a matter of honor, Amur stoically goes to prison for 12 years where his fellow inmates regard him as a hero. But when he is released, he discovers that the Iran he knew has changed. Reza tells him that killing in the name of family pride has become regarded as barbaric. Rejected by his brother and all potential employers because of his prison record he tries to make his way working as a debt collector for a fellow ex-con
Al-Ghazali the alchemist of happiness ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the life and impact of the greatest spiritual and legal philosopher in Islamic history, and sets out to discover who al-Ghazali was and whether we, living in the 21st century can still find relevance in his teaching. The film examines Ghazali's existential crisis of faith that arose from his rejection of religious fanaticism, revealing profound parallels with our own times. Ghazali became known as the Proof of Islam and his path of love and spiritual excellence overcame the pitfalls of the organised religion of his day
Eteraz Protest ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in Persian and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Amir learns that the woman who is to marry his younger brother Reza is having an affair with another man, he murders her to restore his family's good name. Considering the killing to be a matter of honor, Amir stoically goes to prison for 12 years where his fellow inmates regard him as a hero. But when he is released, he discovers that the Iran he knew has changed. Reza tells him that killing in the name of family pride has become regarded as barbaric. He tries to make his way working as a debt collector for a fellow ex-con
Izdivāj bih sabk-i Īrānī Marriage Iranian Style ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2006 in Persian and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The comic story of an American tourist in Iran who falls in love with a beautiful Persian girl. However, the father of the bride to be is very old fashion and against this marriage. It takes a lot of effort for the mother and the uncle of the girl (played by Saʻīd Kangarānī) to convince the father to agree to the marriage
Ādam-i barfī The snow man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in Persian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A young Iranian man disguises himself as a woman in order to get an American visa as the wife of an American man
Bānū Banoo ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Persian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story about a middle-aged rather depressed woman whose husband is always away. One day she finds out that her husband has started living with another woman. Her initial bitterness is soon turned into a sense of relief
Pardah-i ākhir The last act ( Visual )
in Persian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The action takes place in 1930's Tehran where a sinister brother and sister plot to dispose of their recently widowed sister-in-law in order to obtain her inheritance
Iʻtirāz̤ ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Persian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Amur learns that the woman who is to marry his younger brother Reza is having an affair with another man, he murders her to restore his family's good name. Considering the killing to be a matter of honor, Amur stoically goes to prison for 12 years where his fellow inmates regard him as a hero. But when he is released, he discovers that the Iran he knew has changed. Reza tells him that killing in the name of family pride has become regarded as barbaric. Rejected by his brother and all potential employers because of his prison record he tries to make his way working as a debt collector for a fellow ex-con. This film was originally banned in Iran
Mī zāk ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in Persian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Qāʻidah-i bāzi Rule of the game ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Persian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eteraz ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2000 in Persian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After serving twelve years in an Iranian prison for killing his brother's unfaithful fianceé, an act once considered to be honorable, Amir discovers when he is released that his country has changed and the crime he committed is now considered barbaric
Setayesh : TV Series ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2010 in Persian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Popular Iranian television drama
Azdavāj bih sabak Irānī Marriage Iranian style ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An American man falls in love with an Iranian travel agent while visiting the country. After wooing her, he hopes to win permission from her strong-willed father to ask for her hand in marriage
Shukulāt-i dāgh Hot chocolate ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Eteraz (2000) by Masʻūd Kīmiyāʼī ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reza and Sharife are engaged to be married. Amir, the protective older brother, kills Sharife when he finds out she's cheating on his brother
Snowman by Dāvūd Mīr Bāqirī ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Shogal by Dariush Arjmand ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Languages
Persian (35)
English (3)