Film Screening: Downpour

Posted on July 3rd, 2013 in Events

August 7, 2013, 7:00 pm, Cubberley Auditorium, School of Education (485 Lasuen Mall, map&directions)

Free and open to the public

This film screening is part of the Stanford University Division of International, Comparative and Area Studies (ICA) 2013 Summer Film Festival “Enacting Change: ┬áStories of Courage and Resistance”

Films from around the world that depict inspiring stories of individuals who challenge the status quo, facing adversity with bravery. A Stanford affiliate will introduce each film and lead a post-show discussion. Schedule:

Free and open to the public

Downpour (Iran, 1971: Drama directed by Bahram Beyzaie)

Downpour is about a well-educated and humble teacher arrives in a new city and at a new job in the pre-revolutionary Iran. Post-film discussion with the director, Bahram Beyzae and Abbas Milani, Director of Iranian Studies.

[Co-sponsored with the Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies]

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