Gracefully is part of a combined ticket which can be viewed by clicking here
Gracefully / Khoraman was available until Thursday 12 Nov at 11:59pm.
“I’ve been wishing to dance on the stage for 30-40 years. But everywhere is a stage for the one who wants to dance.”
Gracefully offers a tender and moving portrait of an 80-year-old drag queen who in his youth was known for traditional dancing at local ceremonies and celebrations dressed in ornate women’s clothing, and now works as a farmer. Since the 1979 Revolution, dancing publicly is forbidden in Iran, and cross-dressing considered particularly sinful. Throughout the film, our un-named protagonist finds discreet opportunities in which to dance: to express his art, in pursuit of happiness, and as an act of resistance.
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