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15 most exciting music releases and more coming this fall

Press & Guide 02 Oct 2023
The Eras Tour,” a concert film which opens Oct ... Shot during her August stop at Los Angeles’ SoFi Stadium and directed by Sam Wrench — who’s helmed concert films by Billie Eilish and Lizzo — the movie scored $37 million in ticket sales on its first day of pre-sales and even pushed other films such as “The Exorcist.

Shayda director Noora Niasari on family violence, Iranian liberation and taking her first film to the Oscars

The Observer 01 Oct 2023
It’s a sensational reception for a first film, particularly given the specificity of its story ... “But the thing is, now that it’s a film, it has a really different energy in the world ... A large part of the film is devoted to the character holding on to the rituals of Persian New Year, and finding a way to connect with her culture amid the upheaval.

Triplets go through Marine boot camp together at Parris Island: ‘Still my babies,’ Mom says

Stars and Stripes 28 Sep 2023
The triplets were a big surprise to the Wehrs. Only two showed up on the ultrasound ... Griffin played rugby ... Griffin, fellow Marines are quick to point out, bears a resemblance to the actor Jake Gyllenhaal, the star of the 2005 film “Jarhead,” which chronicled the military service of Anthony Swofford in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Persian Gulf War ... .

Out & About: Things to do in the Long Beach, South Bay areas Sept. 29-Oct. 5

Daily Breeze 28 Sep 2023
Sept. 29. Arts and Crafts. With Agape Children’s Museum. Presented by Long Beach Public Library. Dana Neighborhood Library, 3680 Atlantic Ave. 11 a.m.-noon. 562-570-1042, Friday Fun ... 4-5 p.m. 310-377-9584, ext ... 9 a.m.-noon ... St ... $40 ... South Bay Film Society Showing. “The Persian Version.” AMC Rolling Hills, 2591 Airport Drive, Torrance ... .

Iranian TV channel resumes UK broadcasts after threats

RTE 25 Sep 2023
The decision to close came after the arrest of Austrian national Magomed-Husejn Dovtaev, who was charged with terror offences having been seen photographing and filming the exterior of the studios. The Persian-language network's general manager Mahmood Enayat celebrated Monday's news, saying "it is great to be back broadcasting from London" ... .

'Threat-hit' Iranian TV channel resumes London broadcasts

The New Arab 25 Sep 2023
The decision to close came after the arrest of Austrian national Magomed-Husejn Dovtaev, who was charged with terror offences having been seen photographing and filming the exterior of the studios. The Persian-language network's general manager Mahmood Enayat celebrated Monday's news, saying "it is great to be back broadcasting from London" ... ....

Golden Panda Awards toast exchanges, artistic passion

China Daily 22 Sep 2023
... create a global community with a shared future in films ... Nahuel Perez Biscayart from Argentina won the award for Best Actor in A Leading Role in the film category for Persian Lessons.

Zhang Yimou envisions Golden Panda Awards as platform for global exchange 21 Sep 2023
Notable contenders include China's "The Wandering Earth II," "The Shadowless Tower," and TV dramas "A Lifelong Journey" and "Minning Town," as well as America's "Jojo Rabbit," India's "Last Film Show," ...

Wide range of themes in play at first Golden Panda Awards

ECNS 20 Sep 2023
In the running for the Best Film prize are Jojo Rabbit, which has anti-fascism as the background of the story; Persian Lessons, submitted by Information China Media, which deals with human beauty; The Last Film Show, submitted by Orange Studio in India, which has strong national ...

'Nun 2' narrowly edges 'A Haunting in Venice' over quiet weekend in movie theaters

Omaha World-Herald 17 Sep 2023
Colorado players take Nebraska pregame moment personally The mysteries and quirks in Nebraska's Memorial Stadium weren't built in a day Nebraska appeals to Memorial Stadium football gods to help avoid monstrous turnovers Offutt-based reconnaissance jet declares emergency over Persian Gulf ... Her film credits include "Spider-Man.

Ant scientists use Age of Empires 2 to categorically prove the Spartans' strategy in 300

Games Radar 13 Sep 2023
As it turns out, the trick that Spartan-led allied Greek states used against the Persians in the Battle of Thermopylae – that 300 film with Gerard Butler, if you’d prefer – works just as well for ants looking to defend themselves from others. That is, unless humans destroy their habitat ... There are several steps to the study ... Latest.

Lamya's Poem: Soundtracking Rumi's metaphorical melodies

The New Arab 11 Sep 2023
A special aspect of the film is the soundtrack produced by Emmy-award-winning composer Christopher Willis ... Mindful of this approach for the film, Willis uses both electronic sound design and sounds of the Persian Ney played by Hossein Omoumi, one of the world's notable performers on the Ney – signifying Rumi and his poetry.

Pakistan keen to promote cooperation with Iran in fields of media, film: Solangi

Urdu Point 05 Sep 2023
Caretaker Minister for Information and Broadcasting Murtaza Solangi said on Tuesday that Pakistan was keen to promote cooperation with Iran in the fields of media, film and drama ... The minister said that a film on the life and poetry of Allama Iqbal would be made in collaboration with Iran.

The 40 Most Hotly Anticipated Movies of the Fall, From ‘Maestro’ to ‘The Marvels’

The Daily Beast 04 Sep 2023
Hits from Sundance and other prestigious film festivals are set to have their big premieres ... Pablo Larraín’s latest film is a vampire story of the strangest order ... After its premiere at Sundance in January, critics cited The Persian Version as a moving, funny film with a lot of heart—and dancing ... THE ERAS TOUR Concert Film.

Don’t Remember William Friedkin By His Horrible Last Film

The Daily Beast 03 Sep 2023
First and foremost, it is the last film by a justly acclaimed and beloved director, William Friedkin; it is also (and this presents a bit of a problem for the reviewer) a terrible, terrible film ... Friedkin’s modern-day film offers a wobbly update of those events, setting the action in the Persian Gulf in 2022.

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