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We are pleased to announce that our latest film 'LAST NIGHT IN EDINBURGH' has been nominated for 2 BAFTA NEW TALENT awards for Best Drama and Best Actress. Congratulations to the nominees. Please visit our website for more details

Jimmy Vestvood - Amerikan Hero

"You don't have to be Amerikan to be an Amerikan hero". - Jimmy's Mother

Internet and Tea - part 1

The Iranian code of etiquette called "ta'arouf," is a complex and multi-faceted phenomenon with cultural as well as political implications. It smothers almost every social interaction with a labyrinth of expected requests, responses and counter requests that is nearly impossible to explain to an outsider.

Hamed Nikpay - Beyond Reproach (Pand Az Koja)

Music: Hamed Nikpay .
Dance: Shahrokh Moshkin-Ghalam .
Video: Ahmad Kiarostami .

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Songs Written & performed by Hamed Nikpay .
Lyrics by Rumi .
Arranged by Hamed Nikpay & Daniel Fries .
Flamenco guitar Daniel Fries .
Vocals Hamed Nikpay, Djembe Micha Patri .

Farhang Film Festival

Farhang Film Festival

Farhang Film Fest 2010

Farhang Film Fest 2010

2nd Farhang Film Fest 2010

2nd Farhang Film Fest 2010

Tower Sounds: Ancient Voices and Electronics

This video is an excerpt of the "Tower Sounds: Ancient voices and Electronics" performance on July 11 and 12, 2009. by Shahrokh Yadegari in Tower by Ann Hamilton on Nancy and Steven Oliver's ranch in Sonoma County, California , This piece was originally commissioned by the Judah L. Magnes Museum as an installation piece called "Through Music" in honor of Cantor Reuben R. Rinder.

Undercover Investigation Teknik


X DOT 25 Music - Valeh - Axiom of Choice

Persian émigrés (Mamak Khadem, Ramin Torkian, Pejman Hadadi) and American compatriots who have molded a sound that combines Middle Eastern melodies and rhythmic structures with progressive Western concepts.

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