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Tehran Times: Resistance festival to screen docs by Michael Moore, Oliver Stone

Iran’s 14th edition of the International Resistance Film Festival (IRFF) plans to screen documentaries by the U.S. filmmakers Michael Moore and Oliver Stone.

According to the Tehran Times, Moore’s “Where to Invade Next” and Stone’s “Mi Amigo Hugo” are scheduled to be shown in the documentary section of the festival, which will in Tehran from September 23 to 30.

“Where to Invade Next” shows Moore spending time in some European and African countries, where he compares their methods of dealing with social and economic problems with the methods in the U.S.

“Mi Amigo Hugo” is a gathering of testimonies of family, friends, intellectuals and politicians who honor and remember Hugo Chavez, a Venezuelan politician who served as the 64th president of Venezuela from 1999 to 2013.

The International Resistance Film Festival will be held during the Sacred Defense Week in September to commemorate the anniversary of the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war.

News Link:

http://www.tehrantimes.com/news/405411/Resistance-festival-to-screen-docs-by-Michael-Moore-Oliver-Stone