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Iranian documentaries to be screened at Movies that Matter Festival

Date: 14 March 2017

The acclaimed Iranian documentaries “A157” and “Sonita” will go on screen at the Movies that Matter Festival, which will be held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands from 24 March to 1 April 2017.

Directed by Behruz Nuranipur “A157” is about the tragedy of three Kurdish girls who became pregnant after being raped by members of ISIS.

“Sonita” by Rokhsareh Qaem-Maqami is about an Afghan refugee living in Iran who fights to keep her dream of becoming a rap star alive, while her family attempts to sell her as a bride.

Source: Tehran Times