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Scenes from a Divorce

Sahnehai az yek talagh

Directed by Shirin Barghnavard
Iran, 2015
Documentary

Synopsis

After eight years of marriage, Maryam and Bashoo decide to get a divorce. But to keep their families from finding out, they continue to live together. In a society as traditional and religious as Iran, living together as an unmarried couple is not only illegal but also seen by many as a sin.

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Scenes from a Divorce Directed by Shirin Barghnavard