Frontline: Our Man in Tehran

(Rochester, NY) - Join WXXI for a fascinating and revealing view of life inside Iran, with New York Times correspondent Thomas Erdbrink. With humor and curiosity, he shares a rare journey into a private Iran often at odds with its conservative clerics and leaders. Throughout the series, viewers will engage in surprising encounters inside the closed society. Whether protests about headscarves, visits to America, or dreams of martyrdom, Erdbrink gets Iranians to reveal the intricacies of their private worlds. Frontline: Our Man in Tehran, a two-part series, airs Monday, August 13 and Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV.

Frontline, U.S. television’s longest running investigative documentary series, explores the issues of our times through powerful storytelling.  The series has won every major journalism and broadcasting award, including 89 Emmy Awards and 20 Peabody Awards. Frontline is produced by WGBH Boston and is broadcast nationwide on PBS. 

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