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Freer Film Friday: Iranian Art, Music, and Film

Freer Film Friday: Iranian Art, Music, and Film

February 23 at 5:30 pm

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Join us to celebrate the 2018 Iranian Film Festival at this special after-hours event! Experience both the traditional and contemporary culture of Iran with music and an exclusive sneak peek of the new exhibition The Prince and the Shah: Royal Portraits from Qajar Iran. Enjoy small bites and a cash bar, and at 7 pm, catch special screenings of two films by Iranian director Mohsen Makhmalbaf: Images of the Qajar Dynasty and Once Upon a Time, Cinema.
• 5:30–9 pm: Small bites for sale and cash bar
• 6–7 pm: Meet Simon Rettig, curator of The Prince and the Shah: Royal Portraits from Qajar Iran
• 7–9 pm: Film screenings of Images of the Qajar Dynasty and Once Upon a Time, Cinema by Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Cosponsored by the Freer|Sackler’s Silk Road Society

Details

Date:
February 23
Time:
5:30 pm
Cost:
$0
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.freersackler.si.edu/events/films/

Venue

Freer Gallery of Art / Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
1050 Independence Ave SW
Washington, DC 20560 United States
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Website:
http://www.asia.si.edu/