film screening
No One Knows About Persian Cats, 2009
selected by Yazan Ashqar

Tuesday 8 October 2013 | 7:00 PM

Darat al Funun will be screening “No One Knows About Persian Cats”, by Iranian director Bahman Ghobadi.

After being released from jail, Negar and Ashkan, two young Iranian songwriters, decide to set up an underground band and look for other musicians to join them. But the authorities keep putting a spanner in the works. Fed up with being hindered from expressing themselves the two young people try to get documents to leave the country for Europe.