Bagh-e Fin, Iran

Gardens Near and Far

26 min

Available from May 19, 2017 at 12:00 am to June 10, 2017 at 11:59 pm

The town of Kashan, in the middle of the desert, 250 kilometres from Tehran, is home to the oldest remaining Persian garden. It was Shah Abbas the Great who ordered its construction in 1587, with the aim of reproducing the gardens described in the Quran, symbolising paradise. 

Credits
  • Director:Vincent Chaffard
  • Country:France
  • Year:2016