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“Dust-Flower-Flame” is a documentary film about the life of  Tahirih Qurratu’l-ain,
a woman of letters, the effect of whose presence on the women’s equality movement in 19th century Iran has continued up until today.

Datum: Saturday Feb. 3, 2018

Plats: Folkets Bio Malmö/ Cinema Panora Friisgatan


After the Islamic Revolution, it is forbidden to write or talk about Quortu’l-ain. Even her name, or pages and chapters about her, have been removed in later editions of historical or literary books published in Iran. The screening is followed by a Q&A session with the director Shabman Tolouei.

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