Dec
03

Those Who Said No Competing At WATCHDOCS

Our latest documentary Those Who Said No travels to Warszawa this week to participate in the main competition at the WATCHDOCS Human rights Film Festival. You will have a unique chance to take part in Q&A with the films protagonist Iraj Mesdaghi. For more info check out their website here.

Screenings

Antropos Cinema Sunday December 7 –  20:00
Q&A with film protagonist, Iraj Mesdaghi

Muranów Cinema, Gerard room Tuesday December 09 – 20:00
Q&A with film protagonist, Iraj Mesdaghi

 

 
Nov
27

International Emmy Award For No Burqas Behind Bars!


Fantastic news! No Burqas Behind Bars has just received the worlds biggest TV prize – the International Emmy Award for best Documentary.

We are so very proud and honoured by this recognition, and also by the recent sucess of the film around the world. The subject is dear to our hearts and it pleases us that so many people share this with us.

 
 
 
 
Nov
03

World Premiere At IDFA 2014

  

Nima Sarvestani's latest film Those Who Said No will have world premiere at this years IDFA – and is selected for main competition.

Below are the screening dates - Nima Sarvestani will be present during the entire festival. Make sure to stop by if you are in Amsterdam.  

23/11, 12:30 Tuschinski 2 – Movies That Matter event
25/11, 16:45 Tuschinski 1
27/11, 11:15 Eye Cinema 2
29/11, 20:45 Munt 10
30/11, 12:30 Munt 09

Short summary of the filmFor the first time an International People’s Tribunal convenes in The Hague court of justice to investigate the mass executions of political prisoners in Iran during the 1980s. Iraj is one of the survivors who lead this fight for justice, together with other victims he testifies against a crime that has been kept secret from the world for over 25 years. 

 

 
 
Nov
03

Winner Of Prix Europa

A fantastic ending to the Prix Europa in Berlin  – No Burqas Behind Bars was honoured with the Prix Europa Award for Best Documentary at the annual ceremony held in Hause des Rundfunks. You can watch the it online via this link.

 
 
Oct
17

International Emmy Awards


Fantastic news! No Burqas Behind Bars have been nominated for the International Emmy Awards 2014 - the TV industry's equivalent of the Oscars. Director Nima Sarvestani will guest the prestigious ceremony held in New York, November 24th, where the film will be competing for Best Documentary. 

 

 

Latest Productions

No Burqas Behind Bars

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