Women Without Men, Debut film by acclaimed photographer Shirin Nehat

WOMEN WITHOUT MEN is Shirin Neshat's independent film adaptation of Shahrnush Parsipur's magic realist novel. The story chronicles the intertwining lives of four Women in Iran during the summer of 1953; a thriller that that addresses themes such as human rights and women, women voting rights, and the womans rights movement, a cataclysmic moment in Iranian history and Muslim women rights when an American led, British backed coup d'├ętat brought down the democratically elected Prime Minister, Mohammad Mossadegh, and reinstalled the Shah to power.

WOMEN WITHOUT MEN is Shirin Neshat's independent film adaptation of Shahrnush Parsipur's magic realist novel. The story chronicles the intertwining lives of four Women in Iran during the summer of 1953; a thriller that that addresses themes such as human rights and women, women voting rights, and the womans rights movement, a cataclysmic moment in Iranian history and Muslim women rights when an American led, British backed coup d'├ętat brought down the democratically elected Prime Minister, Mohammad Mossadegh, and reinstalled the Shah to power.

Women Without Men, Debut film by acclaimed photographer Shirin Nehat
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Women Without Men, Debut film by acclaimed photographer Shirin Nehat