The Resource The stoning of Soraya M., Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh, (DVD)

The stoning of Soraya M., Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh, (DVD)

Label
The stoning of Soraya M.
Title
The stoning of Soraya M.
Statement of responsibility
Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When a journalist is stranded in her remote village, Zahra takes a bold chance to reveal what the villagers will stop at nothing to keep hidden. Thus begins the remarkable story of what happened to Soraya, a kind-spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to trump up false charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty
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Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA Rating: R for a disturbing scene of cruel and brutal violence and brief strong language
Language note
In Farsi with English subtitles; optional Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.S766 2009
PerformerNote
Jim Caviezel, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Mozhan Marnò
Runtime
116
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
The stoning of Soraya M., Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh, (DVD)
Label
The stoning of Soraya M., Roadside Attractions presents in association with MPower Distribution ; an MPower Pictures production ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh & Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh, (DVD)
Publication
Note
  • Title from cover and disc label
  • Based on the true story from Freidoune Sahebjam
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2009
  • Bonus features: audio commentary, making-of featurette, storyboards, theatrical trailer
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Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
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Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (116 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
SALSMW
Other control number
031398114291
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
26252
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, Region 1, widescreen
Video recording format
DVD

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