Kianian play goes on stage in Canada
"The Professional", a play designed and directed by Reza Kianian, will be staged on Friday 18 May in Montreal, Canada. It is also scheduled to go on stage in the cities of Toronto and Vancouver.
4 Iranian photographers in Toronto Click Exhibition
A group photo exhibition dubbed "Click" will be showcased at the Arta Gallery in Toronto with the presence of Iranian photographers until 23 May. Among the Iranian photographers are Alborz Malekpur, Morteza Niknahad, Sasan Ghahreman, and Elsa Hashemi. It is an exhibition in which the photographers have used the camera in a different way to narrate their story.
The Silent House on stage in Europe and Canada
“The Silent House” written and directed by Mahdi Mashhour, is the last work by Sayeh Theater Company which has been produced in association with Aktionstheater in Germany. It will go on stage in the spring and summer of 2018 in Europe, the UK, and Canada.
Photos of Iranian researcher on LA billboards
Professor Ali Khademhosseini holds a multi-departmental professorship in Bioengineering, Radiology, Chemical, and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA). He has conducted successful research in medical engineering, biomaterials, and tissue engineering. These days, photos of him can be seen can be seen across LA bus stops.
Iranians “Click” photo expo in Toronto
A group photography exhibition named “Click” will be held in May 2018 in Toronto, Canada, by the Arta Gallery under the supervision of Fay Attari. ILNA News Agency reports that the exhibition will display works by Anthony Schatzki, Elsa Hashemi, Fay Attari, Jacqueline Sloan Cyclose, John Cosmopoulos, Ludmila Schneider, Morneza Niknahad, Sassan Ghahreman, Sidra Sid, and Steven Lewinson. Photos by Alborz Malekpoor will also be on display here.
Levon Haftvan remembered in Canada
A commemoration ceremony will be held for the late Levon Haftvan by screening his movie “Kupal” at the Phoenix Cultural Center of Toronto. The Phoenix Cultural Center is managed by Amir Ganjavi. The late Levon Haftvan will be remembered at the Center on 18 March with the screening of “Kupal” at the Regent Theater Toronto. The film is directed by Kazem Molayi, starring Levon Haftvan.
Sale of Canadian aircrafts to Iran gets US license
Al Monitor News has cited an Iranian source, claiming that the US Treasury Department has issued licenses for the sale of Canadian aircrafts to Iran. If the veracity of the news is verified, this will be the first such license issued by the Trump Administration. As reported by Al Monitor: “Questions have emerged about whether the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has issued new licenses to Canadian plane manufacturer Bombardier Inc. to sell passenger aircraft to Iran.
Regard Festival to review films by Qasideh Golmakani
The twenty-second edition of the Canadian International Film Festival "Regard" has dedicated a section to review short films by young Iranian filmmaker Ghasideh Golmakani.
Alireza Ghorbani tours Australia
Alireza Ghorbani’s concert tour will be held in Australia accompanied by musicians from this country and athe Madakto Ensemble. Alireza Ghorbani and three Iranian musicians will go to Australia in February to embark on a concert tour in collaboration with Madakto Ensemble from Australia.
“Little Bahman” goes to Canada
“Little Bahman” is the name of a play that was received warmly by theater enthusiasts in Iran; next spring it is going to be performed in Vancouver and Toronto in Canada. Previously, this play had two successful renditions in Iran in 2016 and 2017.
Iran reacts to killing by Canadian police
In reaction to the killing of one of its citizens by the Canadian police, the spokesperson for Iran’s Foreign Ministry said: “Sadly, we have been informed that an Iranian citizen named “Babak Saeidi” resident in Canada has been killed by the Canadian police. He suffered from an illness.”
Cine Iran Toronto
Thirteen films will be competing at Cine Iran Toronto Film Festival.
According to Farabi Cinema Foundation, the films “Runaway” directed by Alireza Davudnejad, “Subdued” by Hamid Nematollah, “No Date, No Signature” by Vanid Jalilvand, “Negar” by Rambod Javan, “Sara and Ayda” by Maziar Miri, “Blockage” by Mohsen Gharaei, “Untaken Paths” by Tahmineh Milani, “Azar” by Mohammad Hamze’ei, “Yellow” by Mostafa Taghizadeh, “Appendix” by Hossein Namazi, “Boarding Pass” by Mehdi Rahmani, “Esrafil” by Aida Panahi, and “Kupal” by Kazem Molaei will be competing at the 3rd Cine Iran Film Festival in Toronto.