Global Voices

Coming to Global Voices: Before the Revolution

Preview: Season 7 Episode 12 | 30s

Using exclusive 8mm footage and rare television archival clips, an Israeli filmmaker explores his family’s dramatic experiences in Iran in the late ‘70s. Before the Revolution tracks one of the first great modern first popular uprisings in the Middle East through the people who experienced it firsthand without realizing its historic import or its ongoing consequences.

Aired: 08/16/14

Rating: TV-PG

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