The story begins within the fall of 1979, and Amin household, made up of Isaac (Adrien Brody) and his spouse Farnam (Salma Hayek Pinault-) nonetheless lead a carefree life of their spacious house in north Tehran. During this era, nevertheless, the complete nation is a powder keg as a result of a lot of Iranians are on the streets and take part in a revolution. The nation’s main Islamist revolution and now consolidates energy that has obtained impose “sharia regulation”.
Despite this, Amin household nonetheless doesn’t really feel any stress or consequence. Isaac has gained wealth due to jewelery enterprise and is best seen on account of its success. However, issues won’t keep too lengthy peaceable and rosé for them as a result of in the future knock on their door that Revolutionary Guards arrest and ship him on to jail. Like many others, he’s not charged with any wrongdoing however merely interrogated and brutalized for no explicit purpose.
Torturer its essential Mohsen (Alon Aboutboul), he claims that he was imprisoned and tortured underneath the regime of the Shah, however that doesn’t forestall him to use the identical inhuman Isaac whom he interrogates about his travels in Israel . Gradually, the strain violent verbal abuse turns into each mentally and bodily. On the opposite hand, Farnam is anxious in regards to the destiny that her husband will attempt arduous to search out out what occurs to him.