37 years after her daughter Mitra was executed in Iran and she fled her home country, Haleh leads a successful life as a renowned academic in the Netherlands. Her peaceful existence is shaken by the arrival of a woman she believes may be the traitor responsible for Mitra’s death.
Mitra is selected for Torino ScriptLab2017, EAVE Producers Workshop 2017 and has won the Eurimages Co-Production Development Award 2018. It’s the second feature film by Kaweh Modiri. His previous film Bodkin Ras premiered at IFFR 2016 and won the FIPRESCI Award.