LABORATORY (Azmayesgah) (Iran, 2012; 101 min.)
Director: Hamid Amjad
Champion is a recent graduate who has landed a job in a hospital laboratory. But he accidentally shows up late on his frst day and the job is given to a lazy former classmate.
Over several hectic days, Champion must deal with the hassle of his co-workers’ repeated attempts at sabotage, an embarrassing graduation party, win the affections of the boss’ daughter, all while competing for his spot in the lab.
Iranian star actress Baran Kosari headlines this rare Iranian comedy, which is as fun and entertaining as it seems safely removed from a world of social and political turmoil.
Cast: Baran Kosari, Afshin Hashemi, Rambod Javan, Shabnam Moghadami, Reza Behbudi, Farzin Mohades
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