A Wedding Suit

By Abbas Kiarostami

Original title – Lebassi baraye aroussi
International title – A Wedding Suit
French title – Le costume de mariage


In the inner courtyard of an apartment building in town are several rows of shops, including a tailor.
The tailor receives the visit of a middle-class woman, accompanied by her young son. She wants him to make a new suit for the boy to wear to her daughter’s wedding. As the adults to business, other negotiations take place about who will be able convince the tailor’s young apprentice to secretly let him put on the wedding suit the night before it is due to be delivered, without getting him fired ?


Mohammad Fassih Matlab – Massoud Zand Begleh – Mehdi Nekouei- Reza Hashemi – Babak Kazemi – Bagher Tavakoli – Hashem Arkan – Iraj Zehtab – Touran Sehatbakhsh – Azarmidokht Matin-Nejad – Morteza Kakhaki – Rassoul Neyrizi – Hojatollah Boroujeni


Written & Directed by – Abbas Kiarostami
In collaboration with – Parviz Davaï
Directors of Photography – Firouz Malakzadeh & Homayoun Payvar
Editing – Moussa Afshar
Sound Designer – Changuiz Sayyad

Executive Producer – Ebrahim Forouzesh
Produced by – Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children & Young Adults – Kanoon

International Sales & Festivals – MK2 FILMS