The hope and confusion of today's young Iranian women are indelibly captured in this raw, edgy and revealing portrait of an important moment in Iran's history.
As a group of college girls run a campaign office for reformist candidate Mohammad Khatami in his bid for the presidency, Arezoo Bayat, a 25-year-old divorced mother, becomes one of the 711 unsuccessful presidential candidates.
In OUR TIMES, Bani-Etemad gives us a privileged and unique look inside the dreams and challenges faced by Iran's struggling movement for democracy.
Bani-Etemad is one of Iran's leading filmmakers of both documentaries and features, whose films include THE MAY LADY, THE BLUE-VEILED and UNDER THE SKIN OF THE CITY.
DVD Special Features:Scene Selections
Collectible booklet featuring an interview with the director