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1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
Kevin Sheppard, a professional basketball player from America, signs to a team in Shiraz, Iran. His desire to explore the unknown culminates in an alliance with three Iranian women who help in a social revolution.

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Director: Till Schauder

Genres: Documentary

The Iran Job (2012)

Release Date: January 1st, 2012|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • 63
    Chicago Sun-Times

    The description sounds like a real-life fish-out-of-water tale crossed with a sports movie. But the film wants to be more than that, and I'm on the fence about how well it succeeds. show more

  • 38
    Diego Costa Slant Magazine

    Though there's something refreshing, and disturbingly familiar, about Kevin Sheppard's spontaneity, he's certainly not the most interesting thing about the film. show more

  • 60
    Time Out New York

    The documentary's technique of cutting between warm exchanges and the bellicose rhetoric of then-presidents Ahmadinejad and Bush wears thin with overuse, but the big-hearted Sheppard makes for an amiable tour guide. show more

  • February 18, 2014 mkanet
    Report This User

    Not sure why someone would deliberately want to go to Iran; where the people dont like America; but crave American culture.

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