Shirin Nashat’s film, Women without Men, is a poignant drama based on the novel by Shahrnush Parsipur.
The story is set in Iran in 1953, when the country was in the midst of revolution.
We see the impact of this time in history on four different women as they struggle with current events and their role in society.
It is beautifully and artistically directed, so it is easy to become immersed in the story and empathize with each of the characters.
Release Date 4/13/21
Women Without Men chronicles the intertwining lives of four Iranian women during the summer of the 1953 coup d état.
The 1953 Iranian Islamic revolution a cataclysmic moment in history when an American led, British backed mission led to the over throw of Prime Minister, Mohammad Mossadegh, and reinstalled the Shah to power.
Movie: Women Without Men DVD
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