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The Resource The stoning of Soraya M, Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh

The stoning of Soraya M, Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh

Label
The stoning of Soraya M
Title
The stoning of Soraya M
Statement of responsibility
Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • per
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
  • per
Summary
When a journalist is stranded in her remote village, Zahra takes a bold chance to reveal what the villagers will stop at nothing to keep hidden. Thus begins the remarkable story of what happened to Soraya, a kind-spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to trump up false charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: R
Language note
  • Closed-captioned
  • In Farsi with English subtitles; optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S766 2009
PerformerNote
Mozhan Marnò, Jim Caviezel, Shohreh Aghdashloo
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1980-
  • 1968-
  • 1952-
  • 1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Marnò, Mozhan
  • Caviezel, Jim
  • Aghdashloo, Shohreh
  • Sahebjam, Freidoune
  • McEveety, Stephen
  • Shepherd, John
  • Nowrasteh, Betsy Giffen
  • Nowrasteh, Cyrus
  • Roadside Attractions (Firm)
  • MPower Pictures
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
116
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Foreign films
  • Persian language films
  • Women
  • Journalists
  • Honor killings
  • Mujeres
  • Periodistas
  • Iran
  • Irán
Technique
live action
Label
The stoning of Soraya M, Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Title from container
  • Based on the true story from Freidoune Sahebjam
  • Bonus features: audio commentary, making-of featurette, storyboards, theatrical trailer
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398114291
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn435676157
  • (OCoLC)435676157
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The stoning of Soraya M, Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh
Publication
Note
  • Special features, languages, subtitles, and number of discs may vary
  • Title from container
  • Based on the true story from Freidoune Sahebjam
  • Bonus features: audio commentary, making-of featurette, storyboards, theatrical trailer
  • Videorecording
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398114291
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
26252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocn435676157
  • (OCoLC)435676157
System details
DVD, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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