Those who said No

Documentary Film / Sweden – Germany / 2014 / 56′ & 89′

  • Author:Nima Sarvestani, Jesper Osmund
  • Director:Nima Sarvestani
  • DOP:Arash T. Riahi, Ahmad Nikazar et al.
  • Editor:Jesper Osmund, Christian Timmann
  • World Sales:Deckert Distribution
  • Festivals:IDFA 2014

For the first time in history an international People’s Tribunal convenes in The Hague Court of Justice to investigate the mass executions of political prisoners in Iran during the 1980s. Iraj is one of the survivors who leads this fight for justice. Together with other survivors he testifies against a crime that has been kept secret from the world for over 25 years.

In co-production with Nima Film (SE), SVT (SE) and ZDF in association with arte, NRK and DRTV. Supported by Creative Europe – MEDIA, Swedish Arts Grants Committee and Swedish Film Institute.