Before the Revolution

A documentary thriller describing the last days of the Israeli community in Tehran, on the eve of the Islamic Revolution in 1979. The director, whose family was in Tehran at the time, uses rare archive materials to illustrate how thousands of Israelis, who enjoyed unusual affinity with the Shah's regime, wake up one morning to find their paradise vanished. http://beforetherevolution.net/

Year:
2013
Length:
60 minutes
Country:
Director:
Dan Shadur
Poster for Before the Revolution

Shown at

  1. 15th Annual Rutgers Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  2. 18th Annual Israeli Film Festival (Philadelphia) - 2014
  3. 18th Annual New York Sephardic Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  4. 18th Denver Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  5. 19th Annual East Bay Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  6. 19th Annual Seattle Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  7. 22nd Portland Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  8. 22nd Toronto Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  9. 24th Annual San Diego Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  10. 24th Washington Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  11. Atlanta Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  12. Cherry Hill Volvo Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  13. Chicago Festival of Israeli Cinema - 2014
  14. Chicago Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  15. Edmonton Jewish Film Festival - 2016
  16. Maine Jewish Film Festival - 2015
  17. New York Jewish Film Festival - 2014
  18. SERET the London Israeli Film & TV Festival - 2014
  19. St. Louis Jewish Film Festival - 2014

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