Circumstance (Sharayet)

Set in contemporary Iran in the unseen world of Iranian youth culture, filled with underground parties, sex, drugs and defiance, "Circumstance" is the story of two vivacious young girls -- wealthy Atafeh and orphaned Shireen -- discovering their burgeoning sexuality and, like 16 year-old girls anywhere, struggling with their desires and the boundaries placed upon them by the world they were born into.

- Synopsis provided by Internet Video Archive

Credits

Director:

  • Maryam Keshavarz

Cast:

  • Nikohl Boosheri
  • Sarah Kazemy
  • Reza Sixo Safai
  • Soheil Parsa
  • Nasrin Pakkho
  • Sina Amedson
  • Keon Mohajeri

Writer:

  • Maryam Keshavarz

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