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Mihrjūʼī, Dāriyūsh

Overview
Works: 52 works in 110 publications in 3 languages and 1,456 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Interviews  History  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī
 
Most widely held works by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī
Leila ( Visual )
21 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wife in Iran who cannot have children is pressured by her in-laws into persuading her husband to take another wife so that he may have sons. A portrayal of the clash between tradition and modern marriage in Iran
The cow Gaav by D MAHRJUI ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Persian and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In a small village in Iran, Hassan cherishes his cow more that anything in the world but, while he is away, the cow mysteriously dies and the villages try to convince Hassan that she has only wandered off. The griefstricken Hassan begins to believe that he is the cow
Hamoun ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Persian and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Hamid Hamoun, an executive in a large import-export business, who also works as a part-time English instructor. He feels alienated from Iranian society, bound by its conventions yet unwilling to abide by its rigid laws. His wife wants to divorce him but is unable to do so under Islamic law. In this film, husband and wife struggle to find their own solid ground
The pear tree ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Persian and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film opens in a dark and drab contemporary setting but comes alive with light and color when Mahmoud remembers his childhood from the late 1940s, a time of respite for Iran before the political crises of the 1950s
Santūrī Santouri the music man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in Persian and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A musician who plays an ancient instrument finds his life taking a tragic turn when his addiction to heroin causes him to lose his job and his wife
Dāyirah-i Mīnā The cycle ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Persian and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ali struggles to care for his invalid father after moving him to a Tehran hospital. With few opportunities to make money, he sells his blood on the black market to dealers who in turn sell the much-needed substance to the hospitals. Tired of being exploited, Ali decides to join the illegal trafficking of products, rising to the top of the black market. Along the way he becomes cold and corrupted as he sells everything from leftover food to tainted blood
Pari ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1995 and 2000 in Persian and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A high-pitched, elliptical tale of family dysfunction ... obsession and spiritual questing."--Www.IranianMovies.com
True variety : funding the art of world cinema ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
DVD includes Sabriya, a short film from director Abderrahmane Sissako as well as clips of films supported by the Hubert Bals Fund and interviews with directors Wang Bing, Dariush Mehrjui, Eliane Caffé, Elia Suleiman, and producer Jeremy Nathan
Dar kharābāt-i mughān : rumān by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī ( Book )
3 editions published in 2012 in Persian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persian fiction - 20th century
Mihman-i maman Mum's guest ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in Persian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of guest show up at the door of a relatively poor family. They eat dinner and stay for the night. Dariyush Mihrjuʼī has used this simple storyline to create an epic masterpiece that is about nothing and everything
Bih khāṭir-i yak fīlm-i buland-i laʻnatī : rumān by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in Persian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ijarihnishinha the Lodgers ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2002 in Persian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comic tale of landlord-tenant relations in an old house
Dirakht-i Gulābī The pear tree ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in Persian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mahmud, a middle-aged poet and writer, travels to his birth place in the Bagh Damavand to write a book. The pear tree in the garden reminds Mahmud of his childhood and youth, while the old and nagging gardener keeps reminding Mahmud of the bitter fact that all trees in the garden have borne fruit, with the exception of the pear tree. But the writer's attention is directed to other aspects of life, beyond such daily occurrences on the earth. The pear tree takes him back to his childhood years, and to his life and finally he discovers the secret of the tree's silence
Gāv ( Visual )
3 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in Persian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hassan, a peasant, is the only one in his small and poor village lucky enough to own a cow. He spoils the cow like a child and lives in perpetual fear that the inhabitants of a neighboring and hostile village will steal his cow. One day, when Hassan is out of the village at work, the cow dies. The villagers bury the cow and tell Hassan it wandered off. Hassan can't believe it. In his sorrow and astonishment, he takes the place of his cow."--Www. IranianMovies. com
Sārā : fīlmnāmah by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī ( Book )
2 editions published in 1995 in Persian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ijārahʹnishīnhā : fīlmnāmah by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī ( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in Persian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dayereh mina The cycle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Persian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A handsome young man comes to Tehran from the countryside with his ailing father. Being something of an opportunist, he quickly adapts to the bullying and corruption which seem to be the norms of city life, becoming something of a bully himself. Even so, when he helps a nurse in the hospital dispose of a corpse, he shows that he is not without a certain sensitivity
Hāmūn ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1990 and 2008 in Persian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of Hamid Hamoun, an executive in a large import-export business, who also works as a part-time English instructor. He feels alienated from Iranian society, bound by its conventions yet unwilling to abide by its rigid laws. His wife wants to divorce him but is unable to do so under Islamic law. In this film, husband and wife struggle to find their own solid ground
Cinema on fire a look at Iranian cinema and new wave of directors ( Visual )
in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shirin Neshat follows the Iranian filmaker and artist as she works
Bānū : fīlmnāmah by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in Persian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dāriyūsh Mihrjūyī
Mehrjui, Dariush
Mehrjui, Daryush
Mehrjuie, Dariush
Mihrǧūī, Dāryūš
Mihrjūʼī, Dāryūsh
Mihrjūyī, Dāriyūsh
Mihrjūyī, Dāryūsh
داريوش مهرجويى
‏مهرجوى، داريوش.
مهرجوئى, داريوش
‏مهرجوئي، دارىوش.
مهرجويي, داريوش, 1319-....
Languages
Persian (63)
English (3)
Iranian (1)
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