Directed by: Atiq Rahimi

Cast: Golshifteh Farahani, Hamid Djavadan, Hassina Burgan

Runtime: 102 mins

Genre: Drama, War

Rating: M18 (Sexual Scenes)

The Patient Stone Poster

The Projector (Golden Mile Tower)
11 NOV – 8.30PM
19 NOV – 5.15PM*

*Screening followed by Q&A with Atiq Rahmni.
5.15pm – 7.05pm (Movie Screening)
7.05pm – 8:00 pm (Post-show discussion)


In collaboration with the Singapore Writers Festival

Adapted from the novel “The Patience Stone” by Atiq Rahimi

Somewhere, in Afghanistan or elsewhere, in a country torn apart by a war… A beautiful woman in her thirties watches over her husband in a decrepit room. He is reduced to the state of a vegetable because of a bullet in the neck, and not only is he abandoned by his companions of the Jihad, but also by his brothers. One day, the woman starts a solitary confession to her silent husband. She talks about her childhood, her suffering, her frustrations, her loneliness, her dreams, her desires…


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