“Tehran and Portland: Cities of Light” tells the stories of two young Baha’i couples. One couple lives in Iran, and the other one in Portland, Oregon, in the United States. One couple faces severe religious persecution, and the other one the destructive forces which operate in every society. However, they strive to rise above the darkness and to bring radiance to their surroundings. This short film was created by Aziz Tebyanian. For Farsi subtitles or English captions, press the cc button.