Original name: (Ghasam/ قسم)

Drama, 85 min, 2019, Iran

Writer & ِDirector: Mohsen Tanabandeh

Cast: Mahnaz Afshar, Saeed Aghakhani, Hassan Pourshirazi, Mehran Ahmadi


A woman, hell-bent on avenging her sister’s murder, takes 50 men and women from her family on a bus trip to another town for them all to take an oath in front of a judge declaring her brother-in-law as the murderer. But the road has so many twists and turns.

Director’s Profile:

Born in 1975 in Tehran, Mohsen Tanabandeh is an actor, screenwriter and director. He is a graduate of Acting from Art and Architecture University and started his career in 1992 in theatre. The Oath is his second feature film.

  • Guinness 2015
  • The Oath 2019

Festivals& Awards:

Tokyo International Film Festival 2019

Nominated for six awards at Fajr Film Festival 2019