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Title The stoning of Soraya M. [videorecording] / Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; a film by Cyrus Nowrasteh ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh.

Imprint Santa Monica, Calif. : Lionsgate, [2010].

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    Pe STO    Available
 GDL Grandview Library DVD    Pe STO    Available
Description 1 videodisc (ca. 116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Based on the book by Freidoune Sahebjam.
Bonus features: audio commentary, making-of featurette, storyboards, theatrical trailer.
Credits Director of photography, Joel Ransom ; edited by Geoffrey Rowland, David Handman ; music, John Debney.
Cast Shohreh Aghdashloo, Mozhan Marnò, Navid Negahban, David Diaan, Ali Pourtash, Parviz Sayyad, Jim Caviezel.
Event Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Summary When a journalist is stranded in her remote village, Zahra takes a bold chance to reveal what the villagers will stop at nothing to keep hidden. Thus begins the remarkable story of what happened to Soraya, a kind-spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to trump up false charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty.
Audience MPAA rating: R.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Farsi dialogue, English and optional Spanish subtitles.
Subject Women -- Iran -- Drama.
Journalists -- Drama.
Honor killings -- Iran -- Drama.
Mujeres -- Irán -- Teatro.
Periodistas -- Teatro.
Iran -- Drama.
Irán -- Teatro.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Motion pictures, Persian.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Added Author Marno, Mozhan.
Caviezel, Jim, 1968-
Aghdashloo, Shohreh, 1952-
Sahebjam, Freidoune. Femme lapidée.
McEveety, Stephen.
Shepherd, John.
Nowrasteh, Betsy Giffen.
Nowrasteh, Cyrus.
Roadside Attractions (Firm)
MPower Pictures.
Lions Gate Films
Standard No. 031398114291
Music No. 26252 Lions Gate Entertainment

 
    
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