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Documentary, Friday, Nov 12, 2021, 20.15 hrs

Iranian Pet club (Bashga-he Heyvanat)

Despite – or perhaps because of – religious and traditional prohibitions, the keeping of pets in the middle and upper classes of Iranian cities has taken on almost excessive proportions

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Trans*Kulturen in Iran

Karoon

Ehsani has long documented the threats to Iran’s limited water resources. His latest film portrays the rich cultural landscape that Iran’s once water-rich Karoon River passes through on its way.

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Freedom of the press, women, reform movement ...
Documentary, Sunday, November 14, 2021, 13.00 hrs

Formerly Youth Square (Meydane Javanan – Sabegh)

The journalist and filmmaker Mina Akbari looks at an old photograph showing seventy former members of the editorial staff of the newspaper “Jame’e”, taken at what was then “Youth Square”.

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Trans*Kulturen in Iran

At the End of Evin

A powerful story about a transgender girl in Iran who finds a rich man to pay for her gender reassignment surgery, only to discover that there is something very wrong here …

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Cultures of the Iranian South
Sunday, 14.11.2021, 18 hrs

Janbal

The Dervish-Artist Musa, who lives on the island of Hormoz, explores the ancient rituals, myths and mysteries of the Arabian, African and Indian-influenced Persian Gulf region.

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