The Wind Will Carry US: The Poetic, The Incidental, The Collective | Jun 23, 2019 @ 14:30 - 16:30 Chicago Time (UTC-05:00)

The Wind Will Carry US: The Poetic, The Incidental

Didaar, in partnership with the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, celebrates the life and work of Iranian filmmaker, Abbas Kiarostami. This event includes the screening of selected short films by Kiarostami and by his students, paying tribute to his legacy. The event will also feature talks on Kiarostami’s cinematic oeuvre by Amir Ali Nojoumian, Associate Professor of English and Critical Theory at Shahid Beheshti University in Tehran, and Maziyar Faridi, Ph.D. candidate in Comparative Literary Studies at Northwestern University, and Leili Adibfar, Ph.D. candidate in Art History at the University of Illinois at Chicago.