Aghdashloo the stoning of soraya m sirk productions. The stoning of soraya m trailer hd best quality youtube. The stoning of soraya m equality for women youtube. Best sound editing dialogue and adr in a feature film. Full movie in hd visit movie 33409 a drama set in 1986 iran and centered on a man, sahebjam, whose. This graphicperhaps too much sodepiction of a real event raises awareness about the injustice that women still face in many parts of the world. Stranded in the remote iranian village of kuhpayeh by car trouble, a journalist freidoune sahebjam is approached by zahra, a woman with a harrowing tale to tell about her niece, soraya, and the bloody circumstances of soraya s death, by stoning, the previous day. The stoning has haunted nowrasteh, an american with iranian parents, for many years. Check out the trailer for the movie due in theaters on march 11, 2016. The film, starring the academy awardnominated actress and a host of other iranian actors, is based on the bestselling 1994 book, the stoning of soraya m. Watch the stoning of soraya part1 nvhd on dailymotion. In fact, the title speaks perfectly to the films blunt, hamhanded, morally unambiguous treatment of injustice in the wake of the 79 islamic revolution in iran. Say what you will about the stoning of soraya m heres a movie that definitely delivers on its title.
Produced by steve mceveety, the film stars mozhan marno, shohreh aghdashloo, and jim caviezel. A woman really was stoned to death on trumpedup adultery charges, brought for the convenience of her husband. It is both a classic fable of good and evil and an inspiring tribute to the many fighting against injustice around the world, the stoning of soraya m. Stranded in the remote iranian village of kuhpayeh by car trouble, a journalist freidoune sahebjam is approached by zahra, a woman with a harrowing tale to tell about her niece, soraya, and the bloody circumstances of sorayas death, by stoning, the previous day. Ali, as evil a movie villain as youre going to see, uses his persuasive power to concoct a rumor about soraya that leads inexorably to her stoning. Jun 24, 2009 the practice survives in backward rural areas, and the law turns a blind eye. The practice survives in backward rural areas, and the law turns a blind eye. It is almost unwatchable, yet you cant take your eyes off the screen. From director cyrus nowrasteh the stoning of soraya m. When a journalist is temporarily stranded in her village, zahra risks her life to relate the shocking events that led to the legalized murder of her niece, soraya, falsely. The film opens as the frenchiranian journalist jim caviezel is traveling through a barren mountainous region of iran. Based on a book by journalist freidoune sahebjam, it tells the true story of soraya, who was accused of. Best pdf the stoning of soraya m a story of injustice in iran book. Based on the 1994 book of the same name by the late frenchiranian journalist freidoune sahebjam, which was banned in iran, the stoning of soraya m introduces us to zahra, a courageous iranian woman with a terrible secret.
A drama set in 1986 iran and centered on a man, sahebjam, whose car breaks down in a remote village and enters into a conversation with zahra, who relays to him the story about her niece, soraya, whose arranged marriage to. Good movie if your into world cinema but very difficult to watch due to the pain and suffering soraya obviously experienced. With shohreh aghdashloo, jim caviezel, mozhan marno, navid negahban. The movie centers around soraya who, without doubt, is framed for adultery by her unfaithful husband and is then subjected to a mock trial and sentence to death by the most barbaric means. Oct 18, 2010 the stoning has haunted nowrasteh, an american with iranian parents, for many years. Good movie if your into world cinema but very difficult to watch due to. A desperate woman asks for a meeting with a journalist to disclose the cruel and inhumane punishment of her niece. Like the passion of the christ, mceveetys new movie is not for the faint of heart. The stoning of soraya m a true story, kind of filmtv. Movies and food are two of the things we do best at sbs. Dec 02, 2016 this feature is not available right now. To think that women are still going through this today, creates a sense of obligation to see this movie.
Stranded in a remote iranian village, a french journalist is approached by zahra, a woman who has a harrowing tale to tell about her niece, soraya, and the bloody circumstances of her death the day before. The stoning of soraya m is the deeply disturbing story of an iranian woman whose husband arranges for her murder through an abusive judicial process that culminates her being stoned in public. The stoning of soraya m trailer accent films youtube. It is rare, and iran denies it, but the french journalist freidoune sahebjams bestselling the stoning of soraya m. It takes zero political courage to speak out against the obvious barbarism of public stonings or the oppressive patriarchy. It is about the stoning death murder, more accurately of a 35 year old woman in a small village in iran during the rule of khomeini in 1986.1107 28 85 452 1093 634 809 928 184 121 279 291 1217 341 955 1433 61 1127 856 1398 456 810 1349 88 719 1323 1458 300 1237 989 1219 1233 615 349 969 58 1252 1259 250 528 328 225 895 110 1307 1019 1049 879 891