Seven Winters in Tehran

Opening Film
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Seven Winters in Tehran / Sieben Winter in Teheran


Reyhaneh Jabbari, a 19 year old girl has a business meeting with a new client. When he tries to rape her, she stabs him in self-defense and gets arrested for murder. Her trial results in a death penalty sentence. The film retraces the fate of a woman who becomes a symbol of resistance and women’s rights even beyond the borders of Iran.
Details of Crew
DoP Julia Daschner, bvk
Editor Nicole Kortlüke
Music Flemming Nordkrog
Sound Design Andreas Hildebrandt