Born In Evin

A documentary film from Maryam Zaree

They are children who were born in Evin prison in Teheran, Iran in the 80s. They grew up in the West, they witnessed torture, murder and crime against humanity. The actress Maryam Zaree is one of them. The film is the story of her journey to find those children and tell their story.


Cast and Crew:

Script: Maryam Zaree Director: Maryam Zaree D.O.P: Siri Klug

Producers: Ira Tondowski und Alex Tondowski Co-Producers: Karin Berger, Arash T. Riahi/ Golden Girls Filmproduction GmbH

TV Channel: ZDF/ Das Kleine Fernsehspiel, Burghard Althoff and ORF Fernsehen Österreich

Supported by: Hessen Film und Medien GmbH, BKM, Kuratorium Junger Deutscher Film, Österreichische Filmförderung and DFFF

Participent @ 12th International DOK Leipzig Co-Pro Market 2016