Farough Farroukhzad


3h 2002

Brief Synopsis

Influential Iranian writer Farough Farroukhzad (1935-1967), first achieved notoriety as a 17-year-old with "The Captive", her book of explicit love poetry. Through the years, Farroukhzad made a name for herself as an actress, painter and filmmaker. But it was her frank, erotic poetry that made her s

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Release Date
2002

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

Synopsis

Influential Iranian writer Farough Farroukhzad (1935-1967), first achieved notoriety as a 17-year-old with "The Captive", her book of explicit love poetry. Through the years, Farroukhzad made a name for herself as an actress, painter and filmmaker. But it was her frank, erotic poetry that made her stand out most as a woman artist living in Iran.

Film Details

Release Date
2002

Technical Specs

Duration
3h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Betacam digital video

Shown at Fajr International Film Festival February 1-11, 2002.

Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival, April 18-May 2, 2002.

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