Maghze Ostokhan : is an Iranian social drama film directed by Hamidreza Ghorbani, written by Ali Zarnegar, and produced by Hossein Poormohammadi. The film, released in 2019, features a cast including Parinaz Izadyar, Babak Hamidian, Navid Pourfaraj, Behrouz Shoaybi, Alireza Mirsalar, and Javad Ezzati.
The story revolves around Bahar (played by Parinaz Izadyar), whose son, Payam, is diagnosed with cancer. Despite the efforts of doctors, the only potential cure for the child is a stem cell transplant, specifically from the umbilical cord. Complicating matters, Bahar is separated from her ex-husband, Majid (played by Javad Ezzati), who is facing execution for charges of murder and assault. Bahar faces the dilemma of divorcing her current husband, Hussein (played by Babak Hamidian), to remarry Majid in order to save their son.
The film delves into complex ethical and emotional issues as Bahar must navigate the challenges of her relationships, medical decisions, and the impending execution of Majid. "Brain Marrow" received attention in international film circles and was selected for screening at the Vancouver International Film Festival.
- Parinaz Izadyar as Bahar
- Babak Hamidian as Hussein
- Javad Ezzati as Majid
- Navid Pourfaraj as Amir
- Behrouz Shoaybi as Lawyer
- Alireza Mirsalar as Payam's Father (Javad)