Live stream preview

Watch this video and more on Docunight

Watch this video and more on Docunight

Rent now Learn More

Already subscribed? Sign in

Into Thin Air

A Revolution, Televised. • 25m

Up Next in A Revolution, Televised.

  • Conversation With The Revolution

    Directed by Robert Safarian • 2011 • Iran 
    The media images of the 1979 revolution are derived from a few sources that are repeatedly rearranged – and can reveal hidden stories and people. Safarian takes a personal look at the events, their cinematic presentation and the concept of revolution in ...

  • TV 1979

    Directed by Susan Bayani • 2011 • Iran 
    This documentary composed entirely of the archived footage, tells the story of the Iranian Television Broadcast employees’ 99 days strike in reaction to the imposition of martial law during the 1978-79 Iranian revolution and the appointment of a Royal Army ...

  • Blames & Flames

    Directed by Mohammadreza Farzad • 2012 • Iran 
    In 1978, on the verge of the revolution, more than 130 cinemas burned down across Iran, including 28 in Tehran. Who set them on the fire, how was it done, and why?