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The stoning of Soraya M. / Roadside Attractions ; MPower Distribution ; produced by Stephen McEveety, John Shepherd ; screenplay by Betsy Giffen Nowrasteh, Cyrus Nowrasteh ; directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh.

Available copies

  • 11 of 12 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria DRAMA STO (Text) 37521530599580 AMPL Adult DVD Drama Available -
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD DRAMA STO (Text) 33187002857361 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA STO (Text) 33187002857353 Digital Video Disc Available -
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Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD F STO 3234 (Text) 34330512420093 AV - Movie Collection Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello DVD ADULT STONING (Text) 37743001919978 Adult Video DVD Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) DRA STO (Text) 30032001698924 DVD DRAMA Available -
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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : Lionsgate, 2010.

Content descriptions

General Note: Based on the book by Freidoune Sahebjam.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2008.
Spcial features include: Audio commentary by director/co-writer Cyrus Nowrasteh and co-writer Betsy Griffen Nowrasteh; Audio commentary by film crew; Behind-the-scenes featurette: The making of The stoning of Soraya M.; Theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director of photography, Joel Ransom ; editor, Geoffrey Rowland, David Handman ; music, John Debney ; costume designer, Jane Anderson ; production designer, Judy Rhee.
Participant or Performer Note: Shohreh Aghdashloo, Jim Caviezel, Mozhan Marnò, Navid Negahban, Ali Pourtash.
Summary, etc.: When a journalist becomes stranded in an Iranian village, he is pulled aside by a woman named Zahra and told the story of her niece Soraya, who was recently killed by stoning because her husband claimed she had been unfaithful.
Target Audience Note: MPAA rating: R; for a disturbing sequence of cruel and brutal violence, and brief strong language.
System Details Note: DVD; region 1; widescreen (16x9, 2.35:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo.
Language Note: Language track in Farsi, with English or optional Spanish subtitles.
Awards Note: Toronto International Film Festival, 2009: Audience Award.
Subject: Sahebjam, Freidoune > Film and video adaptations.
Stoning > Drama.
Women > Iran > Drama.
Journalists > Drama.
Honor killings > Iran > Drama.
Divorce > Iran > Drama.
Wrongful death > Iran > Drama.
Murder > Drama.
Iran > Drama.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Crime films.
Foreign film.

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