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Title
Zindān-i zanān Zindān-i zanān
Type
Moving Image
Subject
Women prisoners--Iran--Social conditions--Drama.
Women correctional personnel--Iran--Drama.
Prison wardens--Iran--Drama.
Interpersonal relations--Drama.
Genre Form
Video recordings
video recordings
Prison films.
Women--Feature.
Sociail problem films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Language
Persian
Geographic Coverage
Iran
Identified By
Lccn: 2004344306
Color Content
multicolored
Summary
Spanning 18 years in an Iranian women's prison, this film follows two women: Tahereh, the tough, new prison warden, a devout Muslim who served in the army on the Iraqi front; and Mitra, who is serving a sentence for killing her mother's abusive husband. Mitra and Tahereh spar thoughout the film, but over the years, they learn to respect each other.
Duration
106
Authorized Access Point
Ḥikmat, Manīzhah, Zindān-i zanān
Authorized Access Point Variant
LC Purchase Collection (Library of Congress) Zindān-i zanān