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Cirque Shab” ( The Night Circus / “Cirque de Nuit ”) is an avant-garde short film that examin the geneder roles in the Iranian society.

Shemr Va Dokht Iran Naqqali

Naqqali is a traditional form of Persian storytelling that used to be performed by Naqqals (Storytellers).This story is about  Shemr of Arabia and Turan , the archenemy of Iran Dokht ( The Daughter of Iran).  In this short tale the defiant Shemr ( Performed by Iraj Anvar )  boast  about  the  carnage  and  chaos he is
about to unleash upon Iran.

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