The After Hours Film Society Presents "About Elly"
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On July 20, there will be a presentat of "About Elly" followed by complimentary refreshments and a group discussion. A group of middle-class friends travel from Tehran to spend the weekend at the seaside. Sepideh invites Elly, her daughter's teacher, to travel with the three families. The two women go shopping in the town and Elly says that she has to return to Tehran because her mother has been recently submitted to hospital for heart surgery. Sepideh asks her to stay. The children are playing in the sea, Sepideh's daughter calls to some men playing volleyball to rescue one of the children from the water. After rescuing the little boy they seek out Elly, questioning whether she has drowned or returned to Tehran. What has happened to Elly?