Films Week of Saturday, January 22, 2022-Friday, January 28, 2022
22 Jan Sat / 2022
A contemporary legal thriller about three women—a homeless girl, a human-rights lawyer, and a gynecologist—whose lives intersect in Tehran.
In a candlelit mansion, a web of greed, violence, and betrayal ensnares the heirs to a family fortune.
23 Jan Sun / 2022
When their brother disappears, two sisters claim he has left Iran with a smuggler—but the lie takes on a life of its own.
Lively clips showcase the rowdy, melodramatic genre films of popular Iranian cinema from the early 1950s to 1979, before the revolution.
28 Jan Fri / 2022
Journalists from a women-only newspaper in rural India film stories on smartphones and use their YouTube channel to report the truth.