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Nahid (Iran, 2015)

May 7, 2016 @ 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM


UCLA Film & Television Archive presents "UCLA Celebration of Iranian Cinema.".

Nahid (Iran, 2015)
Directed by Ida Panahandeh.

Nahid, a divorced mother with a young son, could find happiness with honorable Masoud, who offers her marriage and stability, maintaining a clandestine “temporary” marriage with her in the meantime. Avoiding a next step, Nahid runs herself ragged simply holding her compromised existence together. Her reasons, and their impact on her, make up the basis of filmmaker Ida Panahandeh’s superb second feature, rich with emotion and contemporary relevance.

Producer: Bijan Emkanian. Director: Ida Panahandeh. Screenwriter: Ida Panahandeh, Arsalan Amiri. Cinematographer: Morteza Gheidi. Editor: Arsalan Amiri. Composer: Hajid Pousti. With: Sareh Bayat, Pezhman Bazeghi, Navid Mohammad Zadeh.

DCP, color, in Persian with English subtitles, 105 min.

Preceded By:

Judgement Day

In this alarming short film, an unsuspecting woman becomes a charged symbol of transgression.

Producer: Akbar Lashgari. Director: Karim Mohammad Amini. Editor: Hamed Hosseini. Based on a story by Kiumars Poorahmad. Cinematographer: Masoud Salami. With: Tina Pakravan.

DCP, color, in Persian with English subtitles, 7 min.

FREE Admission for all UCLA students with valid I.D.!

More Info: UCLA Film & Television Archive Website


May 7, 2016
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
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Billy Wilder Theater
10899 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States