Offside

Struggle of Women in a country that excludes them from entering the stadiums. .

Year / length: 2006/93’
Genre: Comedy | Drama | Sport
Director: Jafar Panahi
Actors: Sima Mobarak-Shahi, Shayesteh Irani, Ayda Sadeqi |
Language: Persian
Subtitles: Greek

Storyline

“Offside” is about a group of Iranian girls who attempts to enter Tehran’s Azadi Stadium dressed as boys in order to watch a big football match but some get caught and arrested. After the establishment of the Islamic Republic in Iran, women are not allowed to enter the stadiums.

Screening starts at 20:30 – Free Admission