Iran, Utopia in the Making (1980)

Iran, Utopia in the Making (1980)

The Iranian revolution leads to the Shah’s downfall and installation of the Islamic Republic. Avoiding the more sensational elements of the news this film questions Iranian society as a whole to try to understand what this wave of change means for the Muslim world.

ایران، آرمانشهر در تکاپو

Persian title


release date

Jocelyne Saab


60 mins


Persian with English subtitles


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