BEMANI (2002)

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Three horrific tales about women living in a remote village near the border with Iraq. 1) a woman who agrees to be escorted home by a young soldier is beheaded by her uncles for being "a whore". 2) a woman who secretly takes a class in medicine at a university is dragged out of class by her father and imprisoned in a cellar. She sets fire to herself. 3) Bemani is given in marriage to her family's rich and unpleasant landlord, leading to a terrible wedding night.

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