Women Without Men by Shirin Neshat
WOMEN WITHOUT MEN
2009 / 99min
DIRECTOR: SHIRIN NESHAT
The first feature by artist Shirin Neshat, based on Shahrnush Parsipur's novel of the same name, the film follows four women who find solace and companionship in an orchard garden during Iran’s 1953 CIA-backed coup d'état.
Shirin Neshat is an Iranian visual artist whose work in film and photography explores the contrasts between Islam and the West. She has won the International Award at the Venice Biennale and the Silver Lion for Best Director at the Venice Film Festival for her film Women Without Men.
Friday, October 12th, 2018
Please arrive at least 10 minutes early as screenings & panels will start on time.