Produced with contributions from Iran’s Cultural Office in Athens, ‘Farewell to the Hero’ begins with the voice of the commander announcing the end of Daesh. The Greek TV channels’ coverage of Soleimani’s assassination comes next. It goes on with reports prepared by Thoma.
Thoma traveled to Tehran during the funeral ceremony of IRGC Quds Force chief Soleimani, who was assassinated during a U.S. airstrike in Baghdad on January 3, 2020 on the instruction of US President Donald Trump.
The demonstration of people in front of the U.S Embassy in Tehran in protest against the martyrdom of the Commander in addition to the images of his funeral are also included in the documentary.