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Iranian Film

Murdered Woman Gets Honored In New Persian Film

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 10.11.2012 | Arts

This is the film the Iranian government doesn't want you to see. That's how Persepolis Pictures, the production company behind "I Am Neda," descri...

Lucas Kavner

The One Forum Iran And Israel Can Play Nice In | Lucas Kavner | Posted 02.23.2012 | Home

On Sunday, the films "A Separation" and "Footnote" will compete against one another in the Best Foreign Film category at the Academy Awards. Though th...

Indie Summer

The Huffington Post | Lucas Kavner | Posted 10.02.2011 | Home

Nothing says "August" like some quality, independent film. At least for us. Maybe, for you, August says "Oh crap, the summer's almost over," or "I rea...

Faces Of Iran

The Guardian | David Parkinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

There's a horrific irony that Neda Agha Soltan should become an icon of Iran's struggle in the same week a sensitive study of the Iranian female face ...

Women Without Men: Iran and Its People in Transition

Angella Nazarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Angella Nazarian

2009-06-18-SN122_PULL.jpg It is in these gripping scenes that we see history repeating itself, and that art and the artist, a nation and its people, are inexplicably linked through their longing for what is absent.