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Hamoun

$21.95 | 117 minutes

Iranian director Dariush Mehrjui offers a touching tale of love and life in this absorbing drama. Hamid is an intellectual who is struggling with the concept of love. He can neither write about it, nor convincing his divorce-hungry wife to love him. In short, he's a mess, but fortunately Mehrjui adds a dose of comedy to the tale for some&hellip…

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Iron Island

$23.95 | 90 minutes

Captain Nemat (Ali Nasirian) is a kindly ship owner whose vessel plays host to homeless families who have turned the boat into a mini-society in this Iranian film&hellip…

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Leila

$17.95 | 129 minutes

Modern sensibilities clash with ancient customs in this poetic, emotional film from acclaimed Iranian director Dariush Mehrjui. Newlyweds Reza and Leila--wealthy, young, deeply in love--face a crisis when Leila is diagnosed as infertile. The couple agrees that they don't need children, but Leila is still burdened with feelings of inadequacy&hellip…

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Our Times

$23.95 | 65 minutes

A documentary on a vitally important aspect of Iranian society, OUR TIMES looks at the changing role of women to a backdrop of the 2002 Iranian elections. Shot by female director Rakshan Bani-Etemad, the film focuses on an audacious run for president by a woman who is part of a wider group of politically-charged Iranian females who have&hellip…

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The Cyclist

$23.95 | 79 minutes

Director Mohsen Makhmalbaf has earned a reputation as one of Iran's greatest filmmakers; his movies display a fantastic visual flair while confronting a variety of serious social issues. Makmalbaf tackles the issues of poverty and the way that men exploit one another in this arresting and visually sophisticated work. Nassim is an Afghan&hellip…

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Women Without Men - DOWNLOAD

$11.99 | 99 minutes

Women Without Men, an adaptation of Shahrnush Parsipur's magic realist novel of the same name, is Iranian artist Shirin Neshat's first feature length film. The story chronicles the intertwining lives of four Iranian women during the summer of 1953; a cataclysmic moment in Iranian history when an American led, British backed coup…

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Women Without Men

$29.95 | 99 minutes

Women Without Men, an adaptation of Shahrnush Parsipur's magic realist novel of the same name, is Iranian artist Shirin Neshat's first feature length film. The story chronicles the intertwining lives of four Iranian women during the summer of 1953; a cataclysmic moment in Iranian history when an American led, British backed coup…

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Women Without Men - ON DEMAND

$3.99 | 99 minutes

Women Without Men, an adaptation of Shahrnush Parsipur's magic realist novel of the same name, is Iranian artist Shirin Neshat's first feature length film. The story chronicles the intertwining lives of four Iranian women during the summer of 1953; a cataclysmic moment in Iranian history when an American led, British backed coup…

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Women's Prison

$17.95 | 106 minutes

WOMEN'S PRISON is a drama that sheds some light on the conditions of women's prisons in Iran. The movie has been banned in its native country, and the controversial subject matter revolves around the depiction of a woman who has been held behind bars after killing her stepfather&hellip…

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