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Death of a Wag: Storyville

Death of a Wag: Storyville

About this programme

Documentary following the trial of Shahla Jaled, an Iranian woman accused of killing the wife of her lover Nasser Mohammad Kahni, one of the country's footballing heroes, in 2002. Despite confessing to the crime while in police custody, the defendant put up a rigorous defence in an effort to save herself from the death penalty, including an extraordinary confrontation with the judge. Previously shown on BBC4.

Cast and crew

Crew

Director
Mahnaz Afzali
Series Editor
Nick Fraser
Categories
Documentary

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