For the Sake of mahdi (Persian: بخاطر مهدي‎‎) is a 2012 Iranian social drama film directed by Hossein Shahabi. Release of the film was banned for Four years issued by the Government of Iran for screening film festivals.

  1. Hossein Shahabi

    Director, Writer

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  1. Mahdi Bakhtyar Nejhad


  2. Negin Motazedi


  3. Mohammad Akbari


  4. Ahmad Shahabi


  5. Mayam Rohani


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For the sake of mahdi
For the sake of mahdi


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Original Title به خاطر مهدی

Status Released

Release Information

  • July 3, 2012


Original Language English

Runtime 1h 50m

Budget $200,000.00

Revenue -



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