An Iranian father deeply in debt runs into trouble when his story of returning lost coins is rejected & he returns to prison rather than misuse his son to win the sympathy of the audience & the authorities.
The Circle (2000)
The loosely connected stories of several women in Tehran, all taking place during one day, show the stifling effects of their society’s misogyney on its women.
Desert Dancer (2014)
Forbidden to dance, an Iranian student longing for freedom forms a secret dance company. Unable to perform in Tehran, he invites fellow students into the desert, but there will be trouble ahead.
This true story about a young Journalist imprisoned in Iran is both suspenseful and thought provoking. Click the movie title to read my entire review.