Docunight #58: LIKE A WOMAN



Directed by Mojgan Ilanlou
2017 / 73 mins
Persian with English Subtitles

Faezeh Hahsemi, daughter of Iran’s powerful former president, Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, is the most news-making woman in the Islamic republic’s history. At first, she was only known as the daughter of Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani, but with her stands on women’s rights and Baha’i rights in Iran she became an independent character and turned into one of the influential individuals in politics. Like A Woman is the first and only documentary about Faezeh’s personal and private life, covering many unseen aspects of Ayatollah Hashemi’s family and his controversial children.


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