Holy Spider

Holy Spider - 2022

118 min min -
Number: 7
Show: Wednesday 15 November, 21:00, Hagabion Sal 1
Director:  Ali Abbasi


Female journalist Rahimi travels to the Iranian holy city of Mashhad to investigate a serial killer targeting sex workers. As she draws closer to exposing his crimes, the opportunity for justice grows harder to attain when the murderer is embraced by many as a hero. Based on the true story of the 'Spider Killer' Saeed Hanaei, who saw himself as on a mission from God as he killed 16 women between 2000 and 2001.

Collections: EFF-23



Country:  Denmark,  Germany,  France,  Sweden,  Jordan,  Italy
Language:  Persian, Swedish text

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Profile Pictures, One Two Films

Technical Specs

Runtime:  1 h 58 min