|DOCUMENTARY FEATURE: SNEAK PREVIEW OF THE IRAN JOB|
Exclusive sneak preview screening of the much anticipated, soon-to-be-completed documentary The Iran Job (US-Germany, WIP/2012, 93min). The film follows American basketball player Kevin Sheppard as he accepts a job to play in Iran. Over the course of a season he forms an unlikely alliance with three outspoken Iranian women, turning his apartment into an oasis of free speech, where they discuss everything from politics to religion to gender roles. Followed by a Q & A with filmmakers Till Schauder, Sara Nodjoumi, and executive producer Abigail Disney. Moderated by Karim Sadjadpour of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Preceded by: I am John Wayne, a new short by award-winning filmmaker Christina Choe
A young black cowboy struggles with the death of his best friend.
Winner of the Grand Jury Sparky Award for Short Film at the 2012 Slamdance Film Festival for ”its unique storytelling, cinematography and performances, including the brilliant use of a real horse in an urban environment.”
Saturday, May 05, 2012 at 7:30 PM
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts
One University Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: (718) 488-1624
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