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Phoenix Cultural Centre Presents Sheeple

Phoenix Cultural Centre Presents Sheeple

SHEEPLE is the story of a gang of drug dealers in the south of Tehran who has sheltered many youngsters and orphans from the streets. Shahin and Shakoor who are brothers are leading the gang but when it is collapsed creates a crisis in their family and their lives.

Saturday, January 26
Doors 12:30 pm | Movie 1:00 pm

Advance tickets $15/18 HERE | $20 at the door

*Must be 19+ w/ID for entry and bar service.
**Sorry, Rio Theatre Groupons and passes not accepted for this event.

SHEEPLE (Houman Seyyedi, 2018 / 110 mins / Iranian w/English subs) The story is about a family of three brothers and a sister in the suburbs of the city’s poverty. Their elder brother owns a drug-producing kitchen and presides over the group, like a shepherd for sheep.

Widows

Widows

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