Evin

Born in Evin is the title of Maryam Zaree’s documentary about her own life. After its premiere at the Berlin film festival, it merits wide distribution. The Prison Memoir of Nasrin Parvaz, One Woman’s Struggle in Iran, pub. Victorina Press describes the conditions into which Maryam was born. Both inspire a new form of resistance, both personal and political, which ripples around those who have survived torture and who are now scattered around the world.