Desert Dancer

project details
  • Release Date: 2013
  • Playing: Producer
  • Director: Richard Raymond
  • Studio: Intependent
  • Website: see here

Set in Iran, where dance is illegal, Desert Dancer tells the story of Afshin Ghaffarian (Reece Ritchie) who risked his life to fight for his dream to become a dancer. This film plays against the backdrop of the 2009 election protests, where the passion and defiance of a young generation lit the flame of revolution still sweeping the Middle East and Africa. Izabella is one of the producers of the film.