Docunight: Iranian Documentary Series - Screening of "Homework"
Department: Center for Persian Studies and CultureDate and Time: November 26, 2019 | 6:30 PM-8:30 PM
Event Location: McCormick Screening Room (HG 1070)
Please join us for another Docunight: Iranian Documentary Series titled "Homework" directed by Abbas Kiarostami on Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm in UC Irvine's McCormick Screening Hall (HG 1070).
Directed by: Abbas Kiarostami
1989 / 86 mins
Persian with English Subtitles
Synopsis: “Homework” is a documentary Abbas Kiarostami directed in 1989 after realizing he was having difficulties assisting his son with his homework. Kiarostami interviewed young male students at a local school to find out what kind of problems kids faced completing their homework, which in Iran requires a great deal of parental assistance (or did at the time).
A discussion and Q&A will follow the screening.
This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required: (http://bit.ly/UCIHomework)This event is presented by Docunight and UCI Jordan Center for Persian Studies & Culture and with generous support from Saman Foundation.
Parking at UCI:
Closest parking structures are Mesa Parking Structure and/or Student Center Parking Structure. Parking permits are required at all time at UC Irvine's campus and daily or hourly permits could be purchased from manned or automated kiosks in the parking structures. Parking is $2/hour or $13/day. The location of this event is in Humanities Gateway building (4100 Humanities Gateway, Irvine, CA 92696), room McCormick Screening Hall (HG 1070).