Exposé Feature Documentary, 2018
The Secret Fatwa (USA, 55 min)
Directed by Delnaz Abadi
‘The Secret Fatwa’ uncovers a crime unknown to the world and unique in the history of state crimes. In 1988 the Islamic Republic of Iran in a modern day medieval inquisition and religious purging, sent to death 4,000 political prisoners. Filmmaker, Delnaz Abadi, reaches out to former political prisoners who had fled Iran to uncover this horrific story.
English & Farsi with English subtitles
- Festival Screening: Friday March 9th, 2018 approx. 6:40 pm
- Q&A: Director Delnaz Abadi to immediately follow screening
- Cautionary Suggestion: Ages 16+