WorldCat Identities

Pourtash, Ali

Works: 7 works in 9 publications in 2 languages and 911 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Children's films  Juvenile works  Animated films  Short films  Biographical films  Legal drama 
Roles: Actor, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Ali Pourtash
The stoning of Soraya M.( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Persian and held by 874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a journalist is stranded in her remote village, Zahra takes a bold chance to reveal what the villagers will stop at nothing to keep hidden. Thus begins the remarkable story of what happened to Soraya, a kind-spirited woman whose bad marriage leads her cruel, divorce-seeking husband to trump up false charges of infidelity, which carry an unimaginable penalty
A first Norooz( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film was created to teach children about the Persian New Year Norooz, celebrating the coming of spring. It is about a little boy named Babak who is stuck between being Iranian and being American. Through a dream and magical visit by Amoo norooz, Babak learns to be proud of his heritage and celebrates the New Year with his family
Muhakamah Sinama Raks = Cinema Rex trial by Parviz Sayyad( Visual )

2 editions published in 1996 in Persian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A play based on a trial held in July 1979 in Iran to investigate a fire in a movie theater in Abadan. The trial has been called a show illustrating the new regimes respect towards human rights, morality and justice
Avvalı̄n Nawrūz = A first norooz( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tegnefilm. En lille dreng som opvækst og bor i USA skal fejre sin første iransk nytårsday
Mossadegh( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La película cuenta la historia del político iraní Mohammad Mossadegh, su lucha contra la colonización británica en Oriente Medio y la nacionalización de la industria petrolera iraní en 1953
Ṣamad az jang-ʼi bar mīgardad( Visual )

in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Neo-film noir in the 90's Jake and the Jackals : an original screenplay : 90's film noir by Ali Pourtash( )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.18 (from 0.17 for The stonin ... to 0.96 for Avvalı̄n N ...)