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Film Screening: Downpour

Stanford University Division of International, Comparative and Area Studies (ICA)presents 2013 ICA Summer Film Festival- Enacting Change:  Stories 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: http://ica.stanford.edu/2013FilmFest

Aug 7 Downpour (Iran, 1971:Drama directed by Bahram Beyzaie)
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.
Sponsored by the Iranian Studies and the Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies

Wednesday, August 07, 2013 | 7:00 pm — 9:00 pm
Cubberley Auditorium, 485 Lasuen Mall

Stanford University Division of International, Comparative and Area Studies (ICA)
The Abbasi Program in Islamic Studies
The Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies at Stanford University