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Divorce Iranian Style (1998)

Not Rated | | Documentary | October 1998 (USA)
A documentary about real divorce cases in Iran's tribunals.
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A documentary about real divorce cases in Iran's tribunals.

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divorce | f rated | courtroom | See All (3) »

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Country:

Iran | UK

Language:

Persian

Release Date:

October 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Diazygio a la iranika See more »

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Twentieth Century Vixen See more »
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Mono

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Color

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1.37 : 1
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A daring documentary
26 August 2003 | by sbekamSee all my reviews

I was shocked to see that the authorities who make up these uncivilized rules against women allow filming of these proceedings. It was a relieve though to see some of these women are fighting the system despite the road blocks they face constantly. You can easily see the sense of victory on the face of the woman who came to the court with her two boys, complaining about her husband not coming home and not providing her financial support, once the judge mediated and made the husband obey his wife's conditions. A very good documentary about what goes on behind the closed doors of Iranian divorce courtrooms.


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