Theater 3 Fri, May 3 12:00 PM
Screening Lounge Fri, May 3 7:15 PM
Theater 3 Sat, May 4 12:50 PM
Screening Lounge Sun, May 5 7:15 PM
Screening Lounge Mon, May 6 4:15 PM
Theater 3 Tue, May 7 3:50 PM
Screening Lounge Wed, May 8 7:15 PM
Screening Lounge Thu, May 9 4:15 PM


Writer/Director: Noora Niasari
Cast: Zar-Amir Ebrahami, Mohean Aria, Leah Purcell, Jillian Nguyen, Osamah Sami, Eve Morey

Shayda, a brave Iranian mother, finds refuge in an Australian women's shelter with her six-year-old daughter. Over Persian New Year, they take solace in Nowruz rituals and new beginnings, but when her estranged husband re-enters their lives, Shayda's path to freedom is jeopardized.

1hr 57mins / PG-13 (Thematic Material|Domestic Abuse|Some Violence|Language)

Join us for First Friday Film Club on Friday, May 3 at 12 PM when filmmaker Neil La Bute will conduct a talkback and discussion about the film.