14th of Aban, The Day of Fire (2009)

14th of Aban, The Day of Fire (2009)

Supplementary film for: Conversation with the Revolution (2011)

This Film is about one day of Iranian Revolution, 14th of Aban 1357 (5 Nov. 1978), the day Tehran was set on fire. From the beginning question arose who set the buildings on fire, SAVAK (security police of Shah) or the demonstrators. What can be understood of the footage remaining from the events of the day?

چهارده آبان روز آتش

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Robert Safarian


30 mins




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