Back to Iran

Location
Wanaka
Wanaka Time
3:00pm
Wanaka Session
Session 8
Queenstown Time
Queenstown Session
 

37 mins, Director Puria Ravahi, Germany, NZ Premiere.

Puria Ravahi was born in Tehran but because of the Islamic revolution, his family had to leave the country in 1980. He had not been in Iran for 36 years. A friend was able to motivate him to start a project, exploring Iran and its roots with two trips. The first trip to the north of and six years later in the Zagros Mountains. A completely unknown mountain region with many peaks over 4000m with great ski touring.