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Iranian Culture Festival: “Feathers of Fire” Screening
September 15 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmFree
This screening is FREE and great for all ages. “Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic” is a visually breathtaking cinematic shadow play for all ages, created and directed by Hamid Rahmanian, a 2014 Guggenheim fellowship-winning filmmaker/visual artist. The play unfolds an action-packed magical tale of star-crossed lovers from the 10th-century Persian epic Shahnameh (‘The Book of Kings’), – Zaul and Rudabeh, who triumph at the end against all odds. “Feathers of Fire” had its world premiere at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in 2016 and went on to tour around the world in 23 US cities and 6 countries to an audience of one hundred thousand