Written and Directed by: Asghar Hashemi
Producer: Iraj Taghipoor
Director of Photography: Asghar Rafiee Jam
Editor: Asghar Hashemi
Production Designer: Mohsen shah- Ebrahimi
Music: Mohammad Reza Aligholi
Sound Engineer: Sasan Nakhaee
Cast: Golchereh Sajjadiyeh, Mahnaz Afshar,
Aghaie, Majid Moshiri, Mohsen Ghazi- Moradi.
35mm, Color, 98 Minutes, 2002
Azar has been sentenced to life imprisonment for drug smuggling
while her husband has been executed for a similar crime. In the
prison Azar befriends a young addict girl, Neda, who is later released.
Neda is now leading a straight life and is planning to marry Ramin.
When Azar finds out that her teenage daughter has run away from
home, she contacts Neda for help.
My film career can summarily be divided into three
periods: The first period ended with THE SPOUSE (1991), while the
second culminated in LIFE (1998).
NEGIN is the beginning of the third period. And I will be a good
Biography of Director
Born in Kashan in 1953, Asghar Hashemi began his film career as
assistant director in 1973. Hashemi directed his first feature film
Feature Films of Director
1985 - DAYS OF EXPECTATION
1989 - UNDER THE ROOFS THE CITY
1990 - DREAMING OFF MARRIAGE
1991 - TWO ON THE ROAD
1993 - BIBI’S DOWRY
1996 - HOSTAGE
1998 - LIFE
2002 - NEGIN
Festivals and Awards
- 2002/ Iran/ Fajr International Film Festival (Competition)