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Cinema Scholar Series Presents: Kaveh Askari

Oct 28, 2014, 4:00 pm

Cinema Scholars_Kaveh AskariThe Cinema Scholar Series presents:  A public lecture by Kaveh Askari

Hollywood / Iran

Filmmaking across borders in the 1960s and 1970s

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

4:00 pm — Free

Ford Alumni Center, Room 202

 

KAVEH ASKARI is Associate Professor of English at Western Washington University. A former Tom Gunning student, Askari’s Making Movies Art: Picture Craft from the Magic Lantern to Early Hollywood is forthcoming with the British Film Institute. His talk will draw from his research this past year in Tehran dealing with the Hollywood archives in mid-twentieth century Iran.