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Mihrjūʼī, Dāriyūsh

Overview
Works: 41 works in 112 publications in 3 languages and 1,465 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Interviews  Film adaptations  Fiction 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Producer, Author, Performer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī
 
Most widely held works by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī
Leila ( Visual )
22 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in Persian and Iranian and held by 584 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 252 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 by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī( Visual )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in Persian and held by 181 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
Santūrī Santouri the music man ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in Persian and held by 76 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
The pear tree ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in Persian and held by 73 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
Dāyirah-i Mīnā The cycle ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in Persian and held by 64 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
Dar kharābāt-i mughān : rumān by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in Persian and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Persian fiction - 20th century
Gāv The Cow ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in Persian and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Hasan, 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 Hasan is out of the village at work, the cow dies. The villagers bury the cow and tell Hasan it wandered off. Hasan can't believe it. In his sorrow and astonishment, he takes the place of his cow."--Www.IranianMovies.com
Mihman-i maman Mum's guest ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in Persian and held by 21 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
True variety : funding the art of world cinema ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 17 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
Bih khāṭir-i yak fīlm-i buland-i laʻnatī : rumān by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī( Book )
3 editions published in 2009 in Persian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The cow by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī( Visual )
9 editions published between 1968 and 2005 in Persian and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hassan, living in a small village in Iran, is the only one 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 it. One day, when Hassan is out at work the cow dies. The villagers bury it and tell Hassan it wandered off. Hassan can't believe his bad fortune and so, in his sorrow, he takes the place of his cow
The lady by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī( Visual )
1 edition published in 1999 in Persian and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When Miriam, the wife of a wealthy businessman, discovers her husband has been having an affair and wants to divorce her, she is devastated. However, when she meets a middle-aged couple who have fallen on hard times, she takes them in as guests in her large but lonely house. So begins her 'adoption' of the city's outcasts, who include an elderly man recently released from hospital and a woman with a sick infant. However, although her house guests provide valuable companionship and satisfy her desire to give of her material wealth, Miriam soon discovers that some of her companions are not as honest as she might think. Loosely based on Luis Bunuel's scathing classic Viridiana. Awards/Festivals: Don Quixote Award - Special Mention, Berlin International Film Festival 1999; Karlovy Vary Film Festival 1999; Mar del Plata Film Festival 1999. Singapore International Film Festival 1999
Gāv ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1979 and 2004 in Persian and held by 13 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 )
3 editions published in 1995 in Persian and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hāmūn ( Visual )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2008 in Persian and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hamun har ikke andet i tankerne end at skrive sin afhandling om kærlighed og tro, indtil hans kone forlader ham
Dayereh mina The cycle ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Persian and held by 9 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
Ijārahʹnishīnhā : fīlmnāmah by Dāriyūsh Mihrjūʼī( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in Persian and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dirakht-i gulābı̄ ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in Persian and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mahmood comes back to his paternal summer house after being far from it for many years. He teaches philosophy at the university and also is a writer. He wants to finish his book in a quiet place, but the old gardener comes to him every day and complains that this tree doesn't bear fruit. When Mahmood sees the tree, he remembers his first youthful love
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 (82)
English (4)
Iranian (1)
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