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Ahmad Shamlou: Master Poet of Liberty

1999 Rated NR 1hr 2m

This fascinating documentary explores the life of Persian writer Ahmad Shamlou, who was nominated for the Noble Prize in Literature in 1984 and is considered to be one of Iran's most significant poets. Involved in social and political issues, Shamlou faced the banning of his books and spent time in jail for his writings. Numerous prominent Iranian artists, literary historians and other experts provide insight on this remarkable man.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

Persian: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.