Varoonegi: ISTU's Persian Movie Night Past

Friday, Nov 11, 2016 ,
6:30 PM
- Philadelphia, PA, United States

We are so glad to kick off our movie nights this semester with premiering Varoonegi (وارونگی ), the official selection; Un Certain Regard, Festival De Cannes.

Tehran's air pollution has reached maximum levels because of thermal inversion. Unmarried 30-something Niloofar lives with her aged mother, and stays busy with her alterations shop. When doctors insist that her mother must leave smoggy Tehran for her respiratory health, Niloofar's brother and family elders decide that she must also move away to accompany her mother...

Please join us for ISTU's Socializing/Dinner/Movie night.

6:30 Doors open, Ticketing & Socializing
7:00 Screening
8:30 Dinner & Socializing
9:30 Open Panel & Discussion
The movie is subtitled in English, though the discussion part will be in Farsi.
Doors will be open at 6:30 pm and the film starts at 7:00 pm. Everyone above 6 is welcome.


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