Noor Cultural Centre

Post-Revolution Iran Film Series

Jul 28th 2019

Important Films & Filmmakers from Post-Revolution Iran

Iranian Cinema is celebrated worldwide, known for its use of innovative techniques, and its deep engagement with social and political issues. This series showcases some of the most renowned films by the most distinguished filmmakers to come out of post-revolution Iran.  
Each screening will be followed by a discussion, led by an expert.

Location: Auditorium, Noor Cultural Centre
Admission: General – $10; Unwaged/student – $5
Dates/times vary per session.


‘A Separation’ by Asghar Farhadi
Date: Saturday April 13, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm

‘A Moment of Innocence’ by Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Date: Saturday May 11, 2019
Time: 2 pm

‘The Day I Became a Woman’ by Marzieh Meshkini
Date: Saturday June 15, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm 

‘Taxi’ by Jafar Panahi
Date: Saturday July 6, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm 

‘Close-Up’ by Abbas Kiarostami
Date: Saturday July 27, 2019
Time: 7:30 pm 

This series is curated by Daniel Davidson-Kalmar, who holds a Master’s Degree in Cinema Studies from the University of Toronto. Within his general interest in international film, he has a particular passion for Iranian cinema.