Synopsis by Perry Seibert
Amir Ghavidel's Rokhsareh is a romantic drama about a woman who becomes obsessed with a decades old love affair. Tina (Mitra Hajjar) is a grad student who specializews in the psychology of the elderly. Although she attempts to keep a clinical reserve from the people she studies, a woman named Rokhsareh (Mahsa Mahjour) fascinates Tina with stories of the great love of Rokhsareh's life. Upon dying, Rokhsara leaves Tina her papers. Tina finds Farzam, the man who Rokhsareh loved. She makes a deal with his son Mahan (Shahab Hosseini) to be Farzam's nurse. Tina pretends to be the young Rokhsareh and learns more about their past.