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Film Links and More

Posted in Cinema, History, Iran, Music, Things by homeyra on February 14, 2008

Film society presents young Iranian filmmakers. (Synopsis, trailers here)

A World Between is the true story of a young Iranian American raised in the US, who travels to Iran to discover his father’s homeland. Sample video

Young republic by Nooshin J. Navidi: Navidi made her first trip to Iran in Spring 2006 to explore the country for sixth months. Born in Southern California to an Iranian father and Korean mother, Nooshin graduated from Stanford University with a Masters in Sociology and Bachelor in Communications.

More videos on Iran including American life in Iran, 1975

Link via Peyman

پيمان و تنبكش: نامه ي سرگشاده به كوبه اي نوازان ايران

Our Friend to Humanity gives some historical context for the current strained relations between America and Iran.

More links/events at Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute

Peace Corps Writers Blog: Iran

A Test from BBC-Science & Nature:
Can you tell genuine smile and fake ones?
(15 out of 20 for me)

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Love mattress by Mehdi Mojtabavi

 

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  1. عمار - aMmAr said, on February 14, 2008 at 11:56 am

    Love mattress, how thoughtful ;)

  2. homeyra said, on February 14, 2008 at 4:03 pm

    Valentine day aMmAr :)

  3. عمار - aMmAr said, on February 14, 2008 at 8:31 pm

    hmm….

    speaking of valentine how was urs ;)

  4. homeyra said, on February 16, 2008 at 11:06 am

    Like the other 364 days. Now there are 2 way of seeing this :)

  5. عمار - aMmAr said, on February 16, 2008 at 12:58 pm

    hmmm….

    I have this feeling you had a ball ;)


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