Behind the High Walls; Life and Death in Iran’s…
Behind the High Walls; Life and Death in Iran's… 46
Lördag (Saturday) 07 November, kl. 16:00, Stadsbiblioteketet - Stora salen
Iran, EU 2014 | Dokumentär | 56 min
Regi: Farid Haerinejad
Persian, English | English
They remember the long, lonely years of solitary confinement behind the high walls of Iran’s notorious prisons. In the years shortly after 1979 revolution in Iran an entire generation of bright, young people with promising futures languished and suffered in prisons, enduring physical torture, sensory deprivation and sadism, all in the name of the Islamic Republic.
They wondered how their revolution, that was so well-intentioned had gone so wrong—hi-jacked by clerics who thought the way forward was in going back to the antiquated fundamentals of their religion.
There are stories of lashings and hangings scars.