Art and Experience: Iran’s Soureh Pictures Company’s powerful documentary “A157” will compete at the 16th Watch Docs, an international festival of human rights films in Warsaw.
Directed by Behruz Nuranipur, the film is about the tragedy of three Kurdish girls who became pregnant after being raped by members of ISIS.
The documentary was named best documentary at the the 34th Fajr Film Festival in Tehran in February.
The festival will open with a screening of “Wrong Elements” by Jonathan Littell from France, Germany and Belgium on December 9
The weeklong event will wrap up with a screening of “Prison Sisters” by Sweden-based Iranian director Nima Sarvestani.