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The Green Wave (2012)

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Documentary about post-election, populist protests in Iran.


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

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Production and Technical Credits

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

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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