Gaetano Di Fillipo, prominent Italian photographer and journalist and professor of photojournalism in photography universities in Rome has worked with famous newspapers and magazines in the world such as Newsweek, AP, New York Times &...
His friendship with Abedin led him to Iran to photograph Ashoura ceremony in Khoramabad,Lorestan. He has been doing photography and researching about religions for many years. Shia has become important and interesting to him that's why he is trying to reach a more complete cognition.
He likes Iran and it's people much and believes western media is depicting a false image of Iranians to the world.
Production year: 2013
location of production: Iran
Film format: Full HD
Duration: 27 minutes