Kino Světozor

In The Bazaar of The Sexes

 
In The Bazaar of The Sexes

Related links

(Im Bazar der Geschlechter) Director: Sudabeh Mortezai, A, 2009, Farsi / English subtitles, 90 min

A lonesome middle-aged bachelor, a divorced single mother, and a jovial young mullah are the protagonists of this intimate account of gender relations in Iran. Their stories revolve around the institution of temporary marriage, also called lust-marriage, a Shia practice that allows a man and a woman to legally marry for a fixed period of time ranging from one hour to 99 years.

The screening will be held with personel presence of leading Czech arabist and islamist, profesor of Charles University, Luboš Kropáček! The screening is in partnership with the Austrian Cultural Forum Prague.


 

Buy at Terry Posters

Book: The Story of a Festival: 50 Years of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival Book
550 Kč
DVD: Martin Slivka: Selected Works (1963-1973) DVD
399 Kč
DVD: The Golden Sixties: The Czechoslovak New Wave - Collector´s Box DVD
2500 Kč
DVD: Marketa Lazarova - Special Edition (2DVD) DVD
299 Kč
DVD: Burning Bush - The Complete 3 episodes DVD
350 Kč
Film poster: Bony a klid Film poster
450 Kč
DVD: All My Good Countrymen - fully remastered version 2016 DVD
229 Kč

List of the films

 

Česky

Mojekino.cz