The Recess

A Film By Navid Nikkhah Azad

Inspired by the death of Sahar Khodayari known as Blue Girl in Iran.


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Sahar is a 17 year old student who is determined to skip high school during the recess to attend the football stadium to watch the football match between Esteghlal F.C. vs. Al-Ain against the national ban against women to enter football stadiums in Iran.

Short, 12 mins., 2020
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