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Women's Prison

2002 Rated NR 1hr 46m

Chronicling the grim life of women in an Iranian prison, director Manijeh Hekmat paints a powerful metaphorical portrait in this insightful drama. Serving a lengthy sentence for patricide, insolent Mitra (Roya Nonahali) finds herself on the wrong side of a new warden (Roya Taymourian) who's determined to break the outspoken inmate for protesting against inhumane treatment and challenging government dogma.

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Movie Details

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

Widescreen 1.78:1

Subtitles

English

Closed captioned

No

Language and sound

Persian: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.