My Name Is Negahdar Jamali and I Make Westerns (Iran, 2012, 65 min.). In this film, director Kamran Heidari documents the difficult conditions Iranian actor Negahdar Jamali has faced in Iran over the past 35 years, and the struggles with his family, friends, and society to make what he enjoys most in his life: Westerns.

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