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Film Review: Taste of Cherry (1997)

 When it was first released in Iran,the film was deemed controversial, some even argued for its ban, since it dealt with a rather sensitive subject to its Muslim audience; suicide. 427 more words


Abbas Kiarostami's TAKE ME HOME at the Siskel Center

My latest blog post for Time Out Chicago concerns Abbas Kiaorstami’s short film Take Me Home, which receives its local premiere at the Siskel Center tomorrow. 545 more words

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It was pure magic!!

Each and every dialogue had an impact, every scene had its importance and there was nothing out of place. Everything just fell into a perfect harmony. 227 more words


Bad Ma Ra Khahad Bord (The Wind Will Carry Us): Menyitir Semilir Syair

…. and entrust your lips, replete with life’s warmth,
To the touch of my loving lips
The wind will carry us!
The wind will carry us! 1,056 more words


A show you won’t see in Donald Trump’s America

Elham Korda in Afsaneh Mahian’s production of Mahin Sadri’s “Every day a little bit more.” Reza Ghaziani photo copyright Reza Ghaziani and courtesy Theatre de la Ville. 1,431 more words