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.