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Women's Prison

Kamran Shirdel Spotlight • 10m

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    قلعه
    Directed by Kamran Shirdel • 1966 • Iran
    The Women's Quarter (Qaleh, 1966) shows the life of prostitutes in Tehran's city brothels, an area known as Shahre Now. The film closely follows a number of women and communicates how the burden of social constraints led them to surrender in the face ...

  • Tehran Is The Capital Of Iran

    تهران پایتخت ایران است
    Directed by Kamran Shirdel • 1966 • Iran
    Tehran Is the Capital of Iran (Tehran Paytakht Iran Ast, 1966-79) documents life in a deprived district in the south of Tehran. The images of destitution in Tehran’s poor areas is accompanied by a variety of spoken accounts: the offi...

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    اون شب که بارون اومد
    Directed by Kamran Shirdel • 1967 • Iran
    The Night It Rained (Oon shab ke baroon oomad - 1967), is a modern-day epic that attempts to retrace the true circumstances of a heroic act in the north-Iranian countryside. One rainy night near the village of Gorgan, a schoolboy disco...