Divorce Iranian Style:

78-minute documentary, shot in Tehran Family Courts in 1997, with Kim Longinotto, for ‘True Stories’ series, Channel 4 TV (first broadcast August 1999). Premiered at Edinburgh International Film Festival, August 1998. Awards include Silver Hugo, Chicago Film Festival 1998; Silver FIPA, Biarritz FF 1998; Golden Spire and Grand Prize, San Francisco International Film Festival 1999; Flaherty Award, BAFTA, 1999.


87-minute documentary, shot in a shelter for runaway girls in Tehran in 2000, with Kim Longinotto, for ‘True stories’ series, Channel 4 TV, UK. Premiered at Edinburgh International Film Festival, August 2001. Finalist for Joris Ivens award at IDFA, Amsterdam 2001; Best Documentary, Philadelphia Festival of World Cinema 2002; Silver Dhow, Zanzibar International FF 2002; Children’s Rights Award, Osnabruck 2002; Best International Film, Maremma Doc. Festival, 2003.

Interviews and Debates

بد حجابی نافرمانی یا بد فرمانی ؟-پرگار

پرگار- رابطه جنسی پیش از ازدواج

پرگار – انتخابات در ایران

پرگار – فمینیسم اسلامی

پرگار – جنبش سبز و جنبش زنان

Passport Please

عشق دیگر کمیاب نیست! پرگار

Talks on YouTube

Dr Ziba Mir-Hosseini: What is Islamic Feminism

Ziba Mir-Hosseini on Politics and Theology for Islamic Women

Keynote speech at British Islam Conference 2018

The Potential and Promise of Feminist Voices in Islam

Justice Through Equality

Challenging Patriarchy from within Muslim Legal Tradition

A Conversation with Ziba Mir-Hosseini

Rethinking the Construction of Male Authority in Islamic Legal Tradition

Other Media

Regular participant in radio and TV programmes in many countries, as expert on Islamic family law, women in the Muslim world, and Iranian affairs and advised on a number of TV documentaries on Iran.