Beyzaei and Kiarostami films at the TFT
An Iranian film festival is being staged in California from 28 April to 19 May 2018. Films screened here are “Bashu – the little stranger”, a timeless work by Bahram Beyzaei, and “24 Frames” by Abbas Kiarostami in the out of competition category of the Department of Film, Television and Digital MediaUCLA School of TFT.
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.
Shahram Nazeri: The legend of epic Persian song
February 18 marks the birthday of Shahram Nazeri, the pioneer Iranian tenor who performs the lyrics of famous Persian poets Molavi, founding a new style of epic-mythical singing. He was named as Iran’s chevalier of song by the French.