The Stoning of Soraya M.

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The Stoning of Soraya M.

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The Stoning of Soraya M.

Release Date: June 26, 2009

Year    :   2009
Slogan    :   «When a deadly conspiracy became a shameful cover-up One witness refused to be silent»
Genres    :   Crime, Drama
Production Companies    :   Roadside Attractions, Mpower Pictures, Prime Meridian Pctures, Fallen Films
Director    :   Cyrus Nowrasteh
Producers    :   Deborah Aquila, Stephen McEveety, Jennifer L. Smith, Todd Burns, Diane Hendricks, Diane Hendricks, Stephen A. Marinaccio II, Thomas J. Papa, David Segel, John Shepherd, Mark Sussman, Tricia Wood, Lara Atalla, Jason Jones, Lisa Zagoria, Patty Connolly, George Naouri
Writers    :   Cyrus Nowrasteh, Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh, Freidoune Sahebjam
RunTime    :   114 mins.

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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