The Hidden Half
Filmfest 2004

While Fereshteh is an obvious allegorical figure representing her particular generation of women, she is also defiantly flesh, blood, and intoxicated intellect, dazzling herself with her capacity to read, to think, and to feel. A web of interlocking social forces destroys her dreams almost before they emerge.

tags: Feature film

Cast: Niki Karimi, Mohammad Nikbin, Atila Pesiani, Soghra Obeisi


Director: Tahmineh Milani