Latest News for: Persian films


‘Shayda’ Star Zar Amir Ebrahimi First Met Her Agent Keya Khayatian at a Persian Dance ...

The Hollywood Reporter 02 Mar 2024
... working relationship, the small but growing Persian community in the film industry and the urgency of creating art and telling stories that speak to perilous conditions facing women in their homeland.

Review: In ‘Shayda,’ a woman’s escape sheds light on her abuser — and a patriarchal culture

The Los Angeles Times 01 Mar 2024
That community proves beneficial, as does prepping a table for the upcoming Persian new year's celebration Nowruz, which offers Shayda solace in beloved ritual, and for the film, some helpfully ...

MIA hosts ‘Isfahan Abayas & Caftans Fashion Show’ inspired by Safavid Iran exhibit

The Peninsula 16 Feb 2024
Doha, Qatar ... Textiles from Safavid Iran” exhibition at MIA. From film screenings to workshops, visitors have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the rich legacy of Persian textiles and witness the fusion of culture and artistic prowess ... .

The Two Nandors

New York Magazine 15 Feb 2024
When I befriended other Iranian Americans in high school and took Iranian literature and film classes in college, I’d slide into Persian then too, gossiping during Middle Eastern Dance Club and discussing paper ideas with my professors.

‘Vigil’ EP Explains Why They Ditched the Submarine for Season 2, Teases ‘Action-Packed Opening’

The Mercury 13 Feb 2024
The investigation takes Silva to the Persian Gulf, where a wider conspiracy is discovered. The series filmed in Scotland and ... Taylor Swift To Direct First Feature-Length Film After The Eras Tour.

An impressive array of films high light the 25th annual Spokane International Film Festival

The Spokesman-Review 08 Feb 2024
The 25th annual Spokane International Film Festival has kicked it up a notch with an impressive array of films ... A couple of Persian films, such as “The Closet” and “Coming Around,” are can’t-miss flicks.

Fill the void: Canada spotlights melting pot of MENA cinema

The New Arab 05 Feb 2024
The MENA Film Festival is now in ... The 14-minute film portrayed an inter-generational gathering of Persian immigrant women who meet for tea and traditional hair removal rituals, revealing family drama.

American Fiction review — Jeffrey Wright’s professor is a hoot

The Times/The Sunday Times 02 Feb 2024
He plays the dyspeptic and slightly pretentious Thelonious “Monk” Ellison, a literature professor whose modern reworking of Aeschylus’s The Persians hasSponsored ... FILM REVIEW ... FILM ... FILM.

Family Secrets Comes To Light In The Trailer For The Persian Version

Empire 24 Jan 2024
A big hit at last year's Sundance Film Festival, where it picked up both the Audience Award and the Best Screenplay Award, Maryam Keshavarz's comedy drama The Persian Version is finally hitting UK screens in March.

Two UK warships at risk of sinking after collision in Persian Gulf

Press TV 20 Jan 2024
... HMS Chiddingfold, a hunt-class mine countermeasures vessel, was filmed smashing into the Royal Navy's minehunter HMS Bangor on Thursday, at an undisclosed location in the Persian Gulf island state.

Best Bets: Ballerina Boys, Renée Elise Goldsberry and O: A Rhapsody in Divorce

Houston Press 18 Jan 2024
... Homer’s Odyssey, and a whole slate of Iranian film ... on Saturday, January 27, with the Festival of Films from Iran continuing through January 27 at the MFAH with films like The Persian Version and Orca.

UFO Revolutions docuseries

The Daily Mail 14 Jan 2024
Corbell said that the UFO 'was filmed over the Persian Gulf' and has officially been designated as a UAP, also known as an unidentified aerial phenomenon ... In 2021 the US Navy filmed 'pyramid-shaped' ...

Internet Puzzled by "Jellyfish" UFO Video

Futurism 13 Jan 2024
Jellyfish and Chandelier. A video of what has since been dubbed a "jellyfish" UFO is making the rounds online ... Two days later, Corbell followed up with a different image of a "chandelier" UFO, which was also reportedly filmed over the Persian Gulf ... ....

'Jellyfish', 'Chandelier' latest reported UFOs caught on video to stoke public interest

Usatoday 12 Jan 2024
Corbell said the vehicle was filmed over the Persian Gulf at night on an undisclosed day and time ... Corbell also shared a still from a video Thursday showing a filmed object called "The 'Chandelier' UAP.".