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Tootia | طوطیا

PersianDrama 95 min 1998 

In an independent women’s cooperative, a women’s meeting is organized, and its CEO, Shaghayegh (Shaghayegh Farahani), seeks additional funds to establish a specialized children’s medical complex. Meanwhile, her husband, Siavash (Fariborz Arabnia), is preparing for a crucial exam, but Shaghayegh assigns him the household chores, leading to a disagreement. Shaghayegh believes Siavash is hesitant about her progress in the outside world, leading to an escalating dispute that eventually drives her to angrily leave for her father’s house. Taking care of their child, Tootia (Aida Motallebi), Siavash faces a tragic incident when Tootia falls and suffers an organ failure due to his father’s negligence. Overwhelmed by guilt, Siavash is admitted to a mental hospital. Nevertheless, Shaghayegh manages to build the medical complex. Eventually, a reunion with Tootia aids in Siavash’s recovery, and life takes a positive turn.

Iraj Ghaderi
Alireza Davodenjad
Asghar Rafiei Jam
Zhila Ipakchi
Faribourz Lachini
Production Company
Hedayat Film

Cast & Crew
Afsaneh Bayegan, Afsaneh Naseri, Aida Motallebi, Ali Sartipi, Armin Vareszadeh, Behzad Farahani, Fariborz Arabnia, Fateme Taheri, Nasrin Khosravan Esfahani, Shaghayegh Farahani