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Section 209 is a short film about a sweeping fight for survival set against revolutionary Iran in the mid-1990s.

Based on a true story, Section 209 was produced to inspire awareness and support for releasing all Baha’is imprisoned in Iran.

You can sign our petition to release all prisoners here: http://www.change.org/en-AU/petitions/release-all-baha-i-prisoners-in-iran

Centred on the life of Ali, it tells the story of a man imprisoned and tortured, in a bid for him to recant his beliefs.

In the Islamic Republic of Iran, it is illegal to run Bahá’í activities and any person convicted will be immediately placed in prison. Ali is arrested held captive in Koohsangi Political Prison in Mashad. Two interrogators enter, Short Interrogator and Tall Interrogator, and systematically interview Ali. They attempt various negotiation methods to convince Ali to either write that he has converted to Islam, or to face execution.

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Section 209

SECTION 209

Section 209 is a short film about a sweeping fight for survival set against revolutionary Iran in the mid-1990s.

Based on a true story, Section 209 was produced so that people around the world can learn about the persecution of Baha’is in Iran.

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Section 209 is a short film about a sweeping fight for survival set against revolutionary Iran in the mid-1990s.

Based on a true story, Section 209 was produced so that people around the world can learn about the persecution of Baha’is in Iran.

Centred on the life of Ali, it tells the story of a man imprisoned and tortured, in a bid for him to recant his beliefs.

In the Islamic Republic of Iran, it is illegal to run Bahá’í activities and any person convicted will be immediately placed in prison.

Ali is arrested held captive in Koohsangi Political Prison in Mashad. Two interrogators enter, Short Interrogator and Tall Interrogator, and systematically interview Ali. They attempt various negotiation methods to convince Ali to either write that he has converted to Islam, or to face execution.

We hope that this film inspires you to support the human rights of Baha’is in Iran today. Please share the film on your facebook profile, twitter feed, blog and as an email to friends.

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