Women without men – Zanan-e bedun-e mardan

Directors: Shirin Neshat, Shoja Azari
Starring: Shabnam Toloui, Pegah Ferydoni and Arita Shahrzad

“Women without Men” is the feature debut by Shirin Neshat, filmed on the basis of a prohibited in Iran Shahrnoush Parsipour novel of the same title. The film addresses the problem of Iranian women of different shades of femininity, but not seen from the perspective of local but external – through the eyes of living abroad for many years feminizing Iranian multimedia artist.

You can admire the artistic elements of Iranian architecture and culture, and the charming beauty of feminine attire. Brilliant shots, striking composition, climate bordering on reality and dream.

Because of the many controversies that arouse in Iran Shahrnoush Parsipour Shirin Neshat and the film formation was not possible in their homeland. So was shot in Casablanca, where they found not only reminiscent of Tehran city landscapes and and magnificent images of nature.

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