Death and the Judge (Marg Va Ghazi)

Fri., 27 November 2020 | 17:30

Iran 2018
Documentary, 53′, original with English subtitles

Director Hassan Khademi
Camera Aref Namvar, Alireza Soltani
Music Mir Mehdi Ghasemi, Hassan Khademi
Performing artists Nourollah Aziz-Mohammadi, Hassan Khademi

The notorious criminal judge Nourollah Aziz-Mohammadi has sentenced 4000 people to death in his 45 years of service – a world record. The impressive documentary portrays him in the courtroom and during his official functions, with his family and after his retirement. The filmmaker Hassan Khademi is interested in the judge’s relationship to death, which he has often imposed on others, and which haunts him in a terrible way.

Followed by an online conversation with the filmmaker (inquired)!

Ticket prices
Price per film: 6,80€*
The tickets can be purchased on the streaming site. The sale starts on Thursday (26.11.) at 18 o’clock. Billing will be handled by Rushlake Media.

A festival pass (for 10 films) can be purchased for 39 €* by e-mail. You will receive a payment order from the general cinema as well as 10 coupon codes with which you can pay for the films on the streaming site.

* incl. fees


Hassan Khademi. Master’s Degree in Sociology at the University of Tehran. Thematically, he devotes himself primarily to social issues. His debut “Rapping in Tehran” gives insight into the underground of Iranian hip-hop music. “Death and the Judge” is his third documentary film.