Iran: Seven Faces of a Civilization

Iran: Seven Faces of a Civilization
Genre: Documentary | Director: Farzin Rezaeian | Language: English | Length: 64 minutes | Country: Iran | Year: 2007 | Rating: NR

Drawing on historical and archaeological evidence, this fascinating documentary by Dr. Farzin Rezaeian reconstructs 7,000 years of Iranian history. The film’s advanced animation techniques bring ancient wonders to life, giving an unprecedented look at Iran’s historical and cultural achievements. Rezaeian has reconstructed the major monuments from seven key periods in Iranian history, bringing to life the settings in which Iranian civilization developed and the context through which the greatest figures of Iranian history, from Cyrus the Great (the Achaemenid Emperor) to Shah Abbas (the Safavid King), can be understood.

Watch the documentary online here.

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