SYNGUE SABOUR – PIERRE DE PATIENCE / The Patience Stone by Atiq Rahimi (102′) part of “Woman power”, the film series at Andheri Base



















A young woman watches over her husband who is reduced to a vegetative state because of a bullet in the neck. One day, she decides to tell him the truth about her feelings and their relationship. She talks about her childhood, her suffering, her frustrations, her loneliness, her dreams, her desires… Ultimately, this paralyzed man unconsciously becomes Syngue Sabour, a magic stone which, according to Persian mythology, when placed in front of a person, shields her from unhappiness, suffering, pains and miseries…