NO BEARS at Real Art Ways

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“A piercingly self-aware portrait of an artist who is not afraid to depict himself and his craft as aloof or insular.” – Observer (UK)

“Has an urgency all of its own.” – London Evening Standard 

“The more you think about it, the more layers there seem to be and the more you realize how much this film has to say about lives made small by restrictions that can, and do, result in tragedy.” – The Spectator

Listed on New York Times’ Top 10 Movies of the Year

100% on Rotten Tomatoes


NO BEARS portrays two parallel love stories. In both, the lovers are troubled by hidden, inevitable obstacles, the force of superstition and the mechanics of power.

In Persian with English subtitles.