List of Persian/Iranian Events for 2006-06-22

    Iranian Films at the Los Angeles Film Festival

    Los Angeles Thursday - June 22, 2006     12:00 PM

    The 2006 Los Angeles Film Festival (June 22- July 2) is proud to present this year’s line up, which features a diverse selection of Iranian and Iranian-American films.


    Be Ahestegi...

    Director Maziar Miri

    Iran/74 min.

    This provocative film tells the powerful and hopeful story of a man’s quest to locate his missing wife and to survive the harsh stigmas his community attributes to her disappearance.

    Sat. June 24, 4:45pm, UCLA James Bridges Theater

    Tue. June 27, 7:15pm, Italian Cultural Institute


    Director Ramin Bahrani

    USA/87 min.

    Every morning before sunrise, Ahmad stocks his silver vending cart with bagels and coffee and heads out into the grey morning. He's another anonymous working New Yorker until a chance meeting with a Pakistani businessman seems to offer a chance for change.

    Wed. June 28, 7:00pm, Landmark Regent Theatre

    Fri. June 30, 9:30pm, Mann Festival Theatre


    Kochehaye Barik

    Director Ali Zamani Esmati

    Iran/80 min.

    Writer-director Ali Zamani Esmati coaxes touching performances from his extremely young cast in this case of a young Iranian girl searching for a stolen cassette player.

    Sat. June 24, 2:45pm, Mann Festival Theatre

    Thu. June 29, 9:45pm, Mann Festival Theatre



    Director Parviz Sayyad

    England/West Germany/USA/Algeria/107 min.

    A political thriller shot entirely in and around New York City, The Mission tracks an Islamic revolutionary who undergoes a crisis of conscience when he is sent to assassinate a former colonel in the Shah’s secret police.

    Fri. June 23, 6:30pm, UCLA James Bridges Theater


    To purchase passes or tickets and for more information about the films, call

    1-866-FilmFest or visit

    Abjeez Live in DC

    Washington DC Thursday - June 22, 2006     09:30 PM

    "Abjeez" LIVE in concert JUNE 22nd, 2006 at StarDust.

    The best of Persian, Arabic, Armenian, Greek, Turkish, Spanish, and the old "Fifth Column" hits!!!

    DJ Raffi (D.C.) [International Nights @ the old "Fifth Column" Nightclub]

    DJ Kamiar Nazem (D.C.) [ NEW WAVE & 80's hits ]

    Free HOOKAH all night long!!!

    StarDust is held at CLUB 5

    CLUB 5

    1214 B 18th Street NW

    WASHINGTON, DC 20036 , USA

    Avingnon Film Festival, France - DAVID & LAYLA on opening night.

    Europe - France Thursday - June 22, 2006     10:30 PM

    DAVID & LAYLA on Opening Night, 23rd Annual Avignon Film Festival, France. Independent French & American Cinema.

    Thursday June 22nd @ 22hr.30 (10.30 PM) at CINÉMA VOX, Place de l'Horloge, Avignon.

    DAVID & LAYLA- after John Turturro's film-

    featuring Kate Winslet, Susan Sarandon, Steven Buscemi, Christopher Walken…

    DAVID & LAYLA film image among Kate Winslet's & Susan Sarandon's:

    A New York independent film inspired by a true story. Star-crossed lovers David & Layla: Romeo & Juliet in New York with a twist - spice, comedy & politics...via Iraq, Kurdistan & Israel!

    DAVID & LAYLA Synopsis in French and English :

    Avignon Film Festival:

    Reviews :

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