|aThe wind will carry us|h[videorecording] /|cA New Yorker Films release Marin Karmitz et Abbas Kiarostami pre?sentent avec la participation de Centre National de la Cine?matographie, a film by Abbas Kiarostami ; producers, Marin Karmitz, Abbas Kiarostami ; screenplay writer & director, Abbas Kiarostami.
|a[New York, NY :|bNew Yorker Video] ;|aTaipei :|bCineplex,|c, c1999.
|a1 videodisc (113 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
|aName information taken from subtitles.
|aOriginally produced as a motion picture in 1999.
|aBased on the idea by Mahmoud Aydin.
|aSpecial features: original theatrical trailer.
|aDirector of photography, Mahmoud Kalari ; editor, Abbas Kiarostami ; music, Peyman Yazdanian.
|aA filmmaker travels to a remote mountain village secretly planning to record a local ritual ceremony surrounding an old dying woman. He befriends a local boy who ultimately becomes his informant on the fate of the old woman. As the rustling wind, golden light, and deep shadows of the village cast an alluring spell, the deathwatch drags on as the woman stubbornly clings to life, leaving the crew impatient.
|aMPAA rating: Not rated.
|aAlso issued on VHS.
|aFarsi dialogue, English subtitles.
|aWomen and death|vDrama.
|aDocumentary films|xProduction and direction|vDrama.