Showing 1 - 5 of 5 titles with a criteria of Subject is Shi'ia
Hilarious, tragic, stirring, this fly-on-the-wall look at several weeks in an Iranian divorce court provides a unique window into the intimate circumstances of Iranian women’s lives
Women Make Movies | 1998 | 80 minutes
Captures the Sufi rites of the annual Opet Festival in Egypt.
Icarus Films | 1990 | 48 minutes
Depicts clashes in modern Iran between extreme fundamentalism and young people who are pushing for social change, filming with soldiers, religious leaders, students, artists and intellectuals.
Icarus Films | 2002 | 58 minutes
Across Iran, Lebanon and Iraq a cross-section of major contemporary Shiite figures discuss and debate the history, theology and values of this minority branch of Islam.
Icarus Films | 2005 | 53 minutes
A portrait of two women activists in the Hezbollah, and an examination of the personal, social and political factors of their commitment to this Islamic movement in Lebanon.
Icarus Films | 2001 | 49 minutes