Professor Hamid Naficy, “Rising from the Ashes: Iranian Art-House Cinema”
Friday, March 4, 2016, 7 PM – 9:30 PM, 005 Kirkbride Hall
The Islamic Studies Program presents Iranian Film Series.
Professor Hamid Naficy, Northwestern University, “Rising from the Ashes: Iranian Art-House Cinema”, a special lecture in the Iranian Film Series, followed by Massoud Bakhshi’s Tehran Has No More Pomegranates (2006). A musical comedy blending fact and fiction about Iranian society as seen through Tehran’s history.
Co-sponsored by Departments of History and Languages, Literatures and Cultures.