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3.3
207 Ratings

The Stoning of Soraya M.

Directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh
United States, 2008
Drama

Synopsis

A drama set in 1986 Iran and centered on a man, Sahebjam, whose car breaks down in a remote village and enters into a conversation with Zahra, who relays to him the story about her niece, Soraya, whose arranged marriage to an abusive tyrant had a tragic ending.

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The Stoning of Soraya M. Directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh

Awards & Festivals

Toronto International Film Festival

2008 | 3rd place: People's Choice Award

Los Angeles Film Festival

2009 | Winner: Best Narrative Feature (Audience Award)

Ghent Film Festival

2009 | 2 wins including: Audience Award

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