A Poet Is Killed

A Poet Is Killed - 2020

70 min min - Documentary
Number: 29
Show: Monday 13 November, 18.30, Världslitteraturhuset
Director:  Arsalan Baraheni


A poet is killed deals with the life of Mohammad Mokhtari. He was a very well-known Iranian poet who was killed in the chain murders of Iran in the mid-1990s. His body was found in the street in Tehran with a pen in his pocket after he was strangled to death.

Collections: EFF-23

Genres: Documentary


Country:  CanadaIran
Language:  Persian, English text

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Baraheni Film Productions

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 10 min