The Twilight of the Iranian Revolution

The Twilight of the Iranian Revolution

One night last December, the chief resident physician at a hospital in the Iranian city of Gorgan was asked to consult on a baffling case: a patient was racked with a mysterious virus, which was advancing rapidly through his body. The doctor, who asked to be...

Reframing Iranian Movie Theater

This text, kindly offered by manager Elhum Shakerifar, is adapted from the intro to a zine co-edited by Faye Harvey and released on occasion of “Poetry in Motion: Contemporary Iranian Cinema,” running April 3–24, 2019 at the Barbican in London. Mitra...