JCPC 057 Shirin Shabestari


Brothers and sisters,.

I first met Shirin about three years ago at the premiere of her film, Damavand, where she recalled childhood exploits into her native Iranian mountains with her father, and how much their freedom meant to a young girl in that culture. It showed her return in later life to climb Iran’s highest peak, Damavand. We chat around these subjects and how this one climb changed the direction of Shirin’s life, and how climbing sustained her through the results of this change in direction..

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