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Under the Shadow (15)

Venue: Corn Hall

Directed by Babak Anvari, Iran/Jordan/UK, 2016, 84 mins, subtitles
With Narges Rashidi, Avin Manshadi, Bobi Naderi

After her building is hit by a missile during the Iran-Iraq War and a superstitious neighbor suggests that the missile was cursed and might be carrying malevolent Middle-Eastern spirits, a mother becomes convinced a supernatural force within the building is attempting to possess her daughter and she has no choice but to confront these forces if she is to save them both.

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'ghostly Iranian gem' *****
Mark Kermode, The Guardian