Screening: "Crossroads" by Bahram Beyzaie

Bahram Beyzaie
Sun August 29th 2021, 10:00am - 8:00pm
Event Sponsor
Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies and the Stanford Festival of Iranian Arts
Event is open to
General Public
Screening: "Crossroads" by Bahram Beyzaie

The Hamid and Christina Moghadam Program in Iranian Studies will be screening the video recordings of the play Crossroads by Bahram Beyzaie.  Join us on the following dates and times:

Friday, August 27: 10:00 am & 6:00 pm Pacific time
Saturday, August 28: 10:00 am & 6:00 pm Pacific time
Sunday, August 29: 10:00 am & 6:00 pm Pacific time

Screenings will be open on the Iranian Studies YouTube channel for approximately 2 hours each time.  The video will be made public here at the designated times above.  The event is free and open to the public.  No tickets are required.

Watch at 10 am and 6 pm PDT

About the play

Written and directed by Bahram Beyzaie.  Originally performed March 23rd–April 1st, 2018 at Stanford's Roble theater.  Play is in Persian.

Synopsis: Approximately year eighty of the Persian calendar.  In a busy crossroads of Tehran, a woman and a man run into one another, torn apart by the events of the last fifteen years.

Cast (in order of appearance):

Mojdeh Shamsaie, Hamid Ehya, Okhtay Azarmanesh, Mehdi Hafezi Manshadi, Mahyar Ghobadi, Aboozar Hajipour, Payam Moghaddam, Dina Zarif, Ramin Malakooti, Sepideh Khosrowjah, Narges Attaran, Ali Kamran, Mohammad Sedighi, Behzad Golemohammadi, Shahin Gorgani, Ali Zandiyeh, Matin Nasiriha, Leila Soltani, Rayyaneh Karami, Shima Khaki, Narges Khaloghli, Negar Soltani, Sepideh Taraghikon, Kia Mousavi, Maral Mokhtari, Mahgol Sarrafzadeh

Producer: Stanford Iranian Studies
Director of photography: Shapour Daneshmand
Editing: Bahram Beyzaie & Ala Mohseni
Music: Faraz Minooie
Written & director: Bahram Beyzaie

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