When you are telling the story of a woman being stoned to death, you may not be able to use everything you learned in class. The husband convinced the village men about the behavior of his wife smiling to a widower which was against the law. The conviction is upheld though, and as they are preparing for the stoning, the Mayor prays to Allah for a sign if they are not doing the right thing. Zahra a történet a kezdetektől kezdi mesélni. Year: 2008 Actors: Shohreh Aghdashloo, Mozhaev Marne, Jim Caviezel, Negaban Naveed Ali Portas, David Diaa, Parviz Sayyad Description The motion picture events take place in one of the Iranian villages. A short while later, the mullah and the widower are informed by Ali that his marriage to the teenage girl is off, implying that he could not spare her father from execution. Zahra intervenes, and takes her niece, Ali, and the Mayor of the village to her house to talk privately.
Soraya's father disowns her as he is given the first stone to throw but he misses her repeatedly. Is that what they teach there? The village's leader, the mullah, proposes Soraya become his temporary spouse in exchange for financial support. Credibility of 's story and film plot itself is disputed by many Iranian critics, expert Elise Auerbach from , and film critics like Richard Nilsen from and from. They visit the widower at home and, using threats, manipulate the widower into agreeing to back up their story. The Stoning of Soraya M.
The book has been banned in Iran. Little by little--between malicious gossip and devious plots, false accusations and the machinations of a whole village--Soraya's abusive husband will finally force a unanimous verdict against a woman who defiled Islam and the entire village in the eyes of her family. Men attempt to run after the car before the journalist is able to drive away. The men in this film are represented as awful thugs who used their power to abuse women. Reluctant but intrigued, Freidoune begins to record the unspeakable story of the mother of four and the wrongfully accused of adultery woman, in a land where women don't have a say. He was traveling through Iran, when he came upon Soraya's village, where he learned from her aunt about Soraya and her cruel fate.
This is depicted as the weakness of the film which explains the horrible activities that took place in the stoning scene. He agrees to second their lie. The film shows shared sense of womanhood as women gather to support Soraya and fight against abuse. The journalist must escape with his life to tell the story to the rest of the world. When a village woman dies, Zahra and Ali entreat Soraya to care for the widower, suggesting she can earn wages for her service.
The film is directed by , and stars nominee as Zahra , as , the foreign journalist , and as , the title character. The film is based on events that took place in reality. The crowd finally joins in and Soraya is stoned to death. The journalist must evade government authorities who want him dead so as to publish Soraya's story for an international audience. One day while Zahra is walking in town, she realizes that a rumor has spread that her niece is being unfaithful to her husband. Only men, including Soraya's father, are allowed while Soraya is confined with some women in Zahra's house.
Ali's intention is to see Soraya dead, as this will release him to marry whom he wants and absolve him of child-support responsibilities. The story of the film unveils the lies which were said by men in the village relating to adultery that saw many individuals like Soraya face death. When Soraya began cooking for a local widower he found a way to achieve his goal. Clark A The Stoning of Soraya M. Film received financing led by , the company started by President John Shepherd, , and. Download 1080p 2008 Genre: Drama Country: United States Director: Cyrus Nauraste Runtime: 114 min. She tells the terrible story of his niece Soraya, battered recently stones own husband for the permission of the Iranian laws.
However, will yesterday's tragic events, ever see the light of day? Journalist develops this theme in his new book, which tells the world about the outrageous atrocities in the Eastern world. Soraya Manutchehri's husband Ghorban-Ali was an ambitious man, prone to fits of rage. He beats her and announces publicly she is a whore. They bring the widower to the home, and, after he lies and says that they had engaged in adultery, a trial is pursued. It is a reflection of Biblical teaching where by the sin of adultery was punishable through stoning. Additional financing came from founder.
Ali and the mullah visit the widower to coerce him into speaking against Soraya. Az ő világukban a nőkkel bármit megtehetnek, így kihasználhatják őket és akár halálra is ítélhetik. Through it passes a journalist, writing articles about the eastern countries. Soraya, as Zahra tells the journalist, is married to an abusive husband, Ali, who seeks to divorce her and remarry a 14-year-old girl. . A woman in the crowd pleads to the mayor that the stones missing are a sign Soraya is innocent, but none of the men listen. The Stoning of Soraya M.
Soon, the widower walks in and informs the journalist that his car is fixed. In a remote village of Iran, a journalist Caviezel is stranded when his car breaks down. The mullah proposes that Soraya becomes his temporary wife, referred to in Iran as 'Sigeh', in exchange for protection and monetary support for Soraya and her two daughters. The Stoning of Soraya M. A local woman, Zahra, befriends him and tells him the story of Soraya, her niece, another local woman who had been stoned just the day before.