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Directed by 

Delphine Jaudeau
Paul Mitchell
Dai Richards
Mohammad Shakibania ... (director: Iran)
Hosein Sharif ... (director: Iran)

Cast (in credits order)  

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Himself - Narrator (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Amir Aslan Afshar ...
Himself - Head of Royal Household
Ibrahim Asgharzadeh ...
Himself - Student Leader
Abolhassan Bani Sadr ...
Himself - President of Iran: 1980-81 (as Abolhassan Bani-Sadr)
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Himself - National Security Adviser: USA
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Himself
Claude Chayet ...
Himself - France's Head of Protocol
Warren Christopher ...
Himself - Deputy Secretary of State: USA
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Herself - Queen of Iran (as Farah Pahlavi)
Valéry Giscard d'Estaing ...
Himself - President of France (archive footage) (as Valery Giscard d'Estaing)
Kamal Habibolahi ...
Himself (as Admiral Kamal Habibolahi)
Robert Huyser ...
Himself (archive footage) (as General Robert Huyser)
Mousavi Khoiniha ...
Himself (as Ayatollah Mousavi Khoiniha)
Ayatollah Khomeini ...
Himself (archive footage)
Bruce Laingen ...
Himself - Head of US Mission: Iran
Walter Mondale ...
Himself - Vice-President: USA
Hossein-Ali Montazeri ...
Himself (as Grand Ayatollah Montazeri)
Charles Naas ...
Himself - Deputy US Ambassador to Iran
Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi ...
Himself (archive footage) (as The Shah of Iran)
Mohsen Rafiqdoust ...
Himself - Revolutionary Guard (as General Mohsen Rafiqdoust)
Bruce Riedel ...
Himself - Iran Desk: CIA
Mohsen Sazegara ...
Himself - Press Officer to Khomeini
Peter Scholl-Latour ...
Himself
Charles Scott ...
Himself - US Embassy Hostage (as Colonel Charles Scott)
Gary Sick ...
Himself - Iran Expert: National Security Council: USA
Sadeq Tabatabai ...
Himself - Government Spokesman: Iran
Mehdi Tavakkoli ...
Himself - Opposition Activist
Howard Teicher ...
Himself - Defence Department: USA
Cyrus Vance ...
Himself - Secretary of State (archive footage)
Ebrahim Yazdi ...
Himself - Foreign Minister: Iran
Ardeshir Zahedi ...
Himself - Iran's Ambassador to USA
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
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Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)
Ehud Olmert ...
Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)

Produced by 

Golnoosh Golshani ... associate producer
Eamon Hardy ... executive producer: BBC
Delphine Jaudeau ... co-producer
Brian Lapping ... executive producer
Paul Mitchell ... co-producer
Louise Norman ... executive producer: BBC
Norma Percy ... series producer
Dai Richards ... producer
Mohammad Shakibania ... producer: Iran
Hosein Sharif ... producer: Iran

Music by 

Samuel Sim

Cinematography by 

Richard Numeroff

Film Editing by 

Paul Edmunds
Seth Hopewell

Sound Department 

Darrell Briggs ... sound recordist
Arash Ghasemi ... sound: Iran
Stewart Harper ... dubbing mixer
Peter Moscrop ... sound
Glen Piegari ... sound

Camera and Electrical Department 

Emyr Jenkins ... camera operator
Farsin Khosrowshahi ... camera operator: Iran (as Farzin Khosroshahi)
David Niblock ... camera operator
Sheila Smith ... camera operator

Editorial Department 

Nick Adams ... colorist
Jonathan Field ... on-line editor

Other crew 

Ahsan Adib ... archive source
Ali Ansari ... development
Tanja Barbian ... German interpreter
Val Evans ... archive researcher
Lawrence Freedman ... advisor (as Sir Lawrence Freedman)
Nasser Hadian ... series consultant (as Professor Nasser Hadian)
Hatami ... archive source
Andrew McKerlie ... head of production
Baqer Moin ... advisor
Amir Paivar ... development
Tom Raw ... development
Declan Smith ... archive researcher
Barbod Taheri ... archive source
Sue Temple ... co-production executive
Emma Whitehead ... researcher

Thanks 

Borna Alikhani ... thanks
Joanna Clarkson ... thanks
Tahereh Hadian ... thanks
Alireza Haghhighi ... thanks
Lewanne Jones ... thanks
William Sieghart ... thanks

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