The Newborns

The Newborns

Kianoush Ayari’s documentary captures rare scenes of everyday life on the streets of Tehran in the months following the revolution of 1979 — that somewhat utopian period between revolutionary violence and the formation of a full fledged Islamic Republic.

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The Newborns
  • The Newborns

    تازه‌نفس‌ها
    Directed by Kianoush Ayari • 1979 • Iran
    Kianoush Ayari’s documentary captures rare scenes of everyday life on the streets of Tehran in the months following the revolution of 1979 — that somewhat utopian period between revolutionary violence and the formation of a full fledged Islamic...

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  • Lost Ones

    گمشده‌ها
    Directed by Elham Hosseinzadeh • 2009 • Iran
    Three decades after Kianoush Ayari made Newborns, a feature documentary about the early days of the revolution, Elham Hosseinzadeh joins Ayari to discuss this long-forgotten film.