Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery. Dir: Asghar Farhadi. Country: Spain/France/Italy. English subtitles.
Javier Bardin and Penelop Cruz star in Asghar Farhadi’s latest offering. Laura (Cruz) travels from Argentina to her small home town in Spain for her sister’s wedding, bringing her two children along for the occasion. Amid the joyful reunion and festivities, the eldest daughter is abducted. In the tense days that follow, various family and community tensions surface and deeply hidden secrets are revealed. A work of masterful melodrama not to be missed.