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The Green Wave (2012)

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Documentary about post-election, populist protests in Iran.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
91% - Fresh
62% - Upright

Movie Details

Domestic Releases: August 10th, 2012 (Limited) by Red Flag Releasing
Running Time: 80 minutes
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Keywords: Political, Government Corruption, Conspiracy Theory, Internet, Civil Disobedience, Political Campaign, Animated Sequences
Source:Based on Real Life Events
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Factual
Production Companies: Dreamer Joint Venture, Wizard UG, WDR, WDR/Arte, Filmstiftung NRW, MFG Film Funding Baden Wuerttemberg, Nordmedia
Production Countries: Germany


Dr. Shirin Ebadi    Herself
Professor Dr. Payam Akhavan    Himself
Mohsen Kadivar    Himself
Mehdi Mohseni    Himself
Mitra Khalatbari    Herself

Production and Technical Credits

Screenwriter    Ali Samadi Ahadi
Director of Photography    Peter Jeschke
Director of Photography    Ali Samadi Ahadi
Art Director    Ali Soozandeh
Editor    Barbara Toennieshen
Composer    Ali N. Askin
Associate Producer    Roshanak Khodabakhsh
Associate Producer    Thomas Saignes
Producer    Jan Krueger
Producer    Oliver Stoltz

Two Days of Limited Releases

August 10th, 2012

It is a pretty busy week for limited releases, but not a good week. There are several films earning good reviews, but only one of them is earning great reviews. That film is The Green Wave, but its box office chances are limited, because political documentaries rarely find large audiences, especially when the subject matter isn't connected to most audiences here. I'm most interested in Cosmopolis, but while it debuts in Vancouver tonight, Americans will have to wait a week to see it. On the other end of the scale, there are not as many films earning 80% positive films as there are films earning less than 20% positive reviews. On a side note, one of the best-reviewed release this week is Total Recall, which is coming out at the Film Forum tonight. More...

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