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Past event

Pelan #45: Coup 53

  • Director: Taghi Amirani
  • Aug. 23, 2020, noon
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  • Sept. 16, 2020, noon
  • Run time: 119

Synopsis:

While making a documentary about the CIA/MI6 coup in Iran in 1953, Iranian director Taghi Amirani and editor Walter Murch (Apocalypse Now, The Conversation, The English Patient) discover never seen before archive material hidden for decades.

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Previous Events

  • Director: Hadi Afarideh
  • Screening: July 26, 2020, 7 p.m.
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  • Cloud video Screening via Zoom
  • Run time: 60

Iamge Description

Keeping pets such as dogs or cats in Iran is challenged by various religious and traditional beliefs, and municipalities collect and...

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  • Director: Sona Moghaddam
  • Screening: Feb. 21, 2020, 6 p.m.
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  • SFU Harbour Centre - Room 1415
  • Run time: 65

Iamge Description

MASOUMEH ATAE is attacked brutally by acid by her ex-husband's father 1.5 years after the divorce. Despite losing her sight and...

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  • Director: Mehdi Ghorbanpour
  • Screening: Nov. 8, 2019, 7 p.m.
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  • SFU Harbour Centre - Room 2270
  • Run time: 62

Iamge Description

“Zemnako” is a young man who finds out that after the chemical bombardment of Halabja of Iraq in 1988 by...

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