We will be starting our program in the new location on Sunday, October 10, 2004, at 7:00 PM, with Albert Lamorisse’s

The Red Balloon, (at 6:30 PM) one of the most fascinating and famous short films of all time. It has won the hearts of generations of children as well as adults.



We will be screening, as part of the Iranian New Wave Series, another rare and unique Iranian film by Daryoush Mehrjuie: 

The Cow (at 7:10 PM) 

With English subtitles, The Cow is a fascinating exploration of both a man’s relationship with his cow and his metamorphosis when he receives the news of the mysterious death of his cow.



We are also glad to announce that Mr. Majid Roshangar, publisher and editor of The Persian Book Review, a long time friend and supporter of the Film Society, will be our special guest, introducing the film and participating in our discussion following the screening.




Tentative Program:

Mas’ud Kimiya’i’s Qeysar (1969)

With Behrooz Vosoughi

Sunday November 7, 2004, at 7:00 PM