Divorce Iranian Style:78-minute documentary, shot in Tehran Family Courts in 1997, with Kim Longinotto, for ‘True Stories’ series, Channel 4 TV (first broadcast August 1999). Premiered at Edinburgh International Film Festival, August 1998. Awards include Silver Hugo, Chicago Film Festival 1998; Silver FIPA, Biarritz FF 1998; Golden Spire and Grand Prize, San Francisco International Film Festival 1999; Flaherty Award, BAFTA, 1999.
87-minute documentary, shot in a shelter for runaway girls in Tehran in 2000, with Kim Longinotto, for ‘True stories’ series, Channel 4 TV, UK. Premiered at Edinburgh International Film Festival, August 2001. Finalist for Joris Ivens award at IDFA, Amsterdam 2001; Best Documentary, Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema 2002; Silver Dhow, Zanzibar International FF 2002; Children’s Rights Award, Osnabruck 2002; Best International Film, Maremma Doc. Festival, 2003.
Interviews and Debates
بد حجابی نافرمانی یا بد فرمانی ؟-پرگار
پرگار- رابطه جنسی پیش از ازدواج
پرگار – انتخابات در ایران
پرگار – فمینیسم اسلامی
پرگار – جنبش سبز و جنبش زنان
عشق دیگر کمیاب نیست! پرگار
Talks on YouTube
Dr Ziba Mir-Hosseini: What is Islamic Feminism
Ziba Mir-Hosseini on Politics and Theology for Islamic Women
Keynote speech at British Islam Conference 2018
The Potential and Promise of Feminist Voices in Islam
Justice Through Equality
Challenging Patriarchy from within Muslim Legal Tradition
A Conversation with Ziba Mir-Hosseini
Rethinking the Construction of Male Authority in Islamic Legal Tradition
Regular participant in radio and TV programmes in many countries, as expert on Islamic family law, women in the Muslim world, and Iranian affairs and advised on a number of TV documentaries on Iran.
Devised and presented programme in ‘Heart and Soul’ series
BBC World Service, 28 March 2009
San Francisco International Film Festival (2000)
International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival, organized by People in Need Foundation, Prague, 2003
Amnesty International DOEN Award for the best film on human rights, International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), November 2003.