Festival of Films of Iran at the Gene Siskel Film Center
Reception at the Gene Siskel Film Center
February 23, 2020
Gene Siskel Film Center
164 N. State Street | Chicago, IL 60601
2019, Ehsan Khoshbakht, Iran/UK, 83 min.
Saturday, February 22, 6:15 pm
Sunday, February 23, 5:00 pm
Following the Sunday screening, the audience is invited to a reception celebrating the 30th anniversary of the festival, sponsored by Pasfarda Arts & Cultural Exchange.
General Admission: $12
FILMFARSI, by Ehsan Khoshbakht film beautifully “uncovers the cinematic and social history of Iran under the Shah…brings back a cinema of passion, horror and melodrama.”—Georgia Korossi, British Film Institute.
Immediately after the film and in the theater's reception area, Pasfarda will host a free reception to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the festival.
We would love to see you there to help Pasfarda Art and Cultural Exchange continue its mission of promoting peace between Iran and the U.S. through dialogue and the arts.