My Uncle Napolian

Uncle Napoleon is a retired Lieutenant from the Cossack brigade and believes he has fought many decisive battles against the British in Southern Iran, he imagines himself to resemble Napoleon and believes the British and the Allied forces who occupied Iran during the 2nd world war have come to settel scores with him. The action is played out in the narrator’s home, an early Iranian mansion in which three wealthy branches of the family live under the tyranny of their paranoid patriarch Uncle. The story is narrated by Saied a high school student in love with his cousin Layli, dear Uncle’s daughter.

Date: 1976/1355
Duration: 45 minutes,
18 episodes
Iranian national television

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Director: Nasser Taghvai
Scriptwriter: Iraj Pezeshkza
Producer: Nasser Taghvai. Mohsen Taghvai

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Saeed Kangarani
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Minoo Abrishami
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