University of Wisconsin-Madison (opens in new window)

Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival: Bitter Dream (2004)

Slideshow Items

  • Screen Shot 2018 02 08 at 12.34.26 AM

Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival: Bitter Dream (2004)

Film
Saturday, February 17
1 pm
Cost: Free
This film was banned from screening for 12 years. "For forty years, Esfandiar has been unconcernedly preparing corpses for the journey to their final resting place. One day, whilst preparing a burial service, he’s taken ill. Might he too be mortal?"

Iran | 88 min | NR | DCP | Dir. Mohsen Amiryoussefi

This film was banned from screening for 12 years.

For forty years, Esfandiar has been unconcernedly preparing corpses for the journey to their final resting place. One day, whilst preparing a burial service, he’s taken ill. Might he too be mortal?

Organized by: Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival
In collaboration with: WUD Film Committee
 
This event is funded in part by ASM in a viewpoint neutral manner. Students can request disability accommodations at diversity@asm.wisc.edu. View logo at: http://www.asm.wisc.edu/resources/asm-logo-disclaimer/
 
The other sponsors are UW-Madison’s Middle East Studies Program, Multicultural Student Center, International Student Services (Global Badger Experience Grant), and Center for Leadership and Involvement (Wisconsin Experience Grant), and WUD Global Connections.

Iran | 88 min | NR | DCP | Dir. Mohsen Amiryoussefi

This film was banned from screening for 12 years.

For forty years, Esfandiar has been unconcernedly preparing corpses for the journey to their final resting place. One day, whilst preparing a burial service, he’s taken ill. Might he too be mortal?

Organized by: Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival
In collaboration with: WUD Film Committee
 
This event is funded in part by ASM in a viewpoint neutral manner. Students can request disability accommodations at diversity@asm.wisc.edu. View logo at: http://www.asm.wisc.edu/resources/asm-logo-disclaimer/
 
The other sponsors are UW-Madison’s Middle East Studies Program, Multicultural Student Center, International Student Services (Global Badger Experience Grant), and Center for Leadership and Involvement (Wisconsin Experience Grant), and WUD Global Connections.

Presented by:

WUD Film Logo

WUD Film

film@union.wisc.edu
608-890-3000

WUD Global Connections Logo

WUD Global Connections

Albiona Sabani
globalconnections@union.wisc.edu

Middle East Studies Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison

Associated Students of Madison Logo

Associated Students of Madison

chair@asm.wisc.edu

Go to top of page