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Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival: White Chairs (2017)

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Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival: White Chairs (2017)

Film
Saturday, February 24
1 pm
Cost: Free
"Mat and Emily have both lost their families in Christchurch
earthquake and they live alone. They are in love though they never dare to talk to
each other, however, this relation has been formed in their minds."

Iran | 78 min | NR | DCP | Dir. Reza Dormishian

**NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE**

Mat and Emily have both lost their families in Christchurch
earthquake and they live alone. They are in love though they never dare to talk to
each other, however, this relation has been formed in their minds.

“One of the best experiences that can occur with a movie buff when following a film festival is to be surprised by a movie that was completely off their radar. And that is exactly what happened to me with ‘White Chairs’, a co-production between Iran and New Zealand.” Observatorio Do Cinema

 

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 | 78 min | NR | DCP | Dir. Reza Dormishian

**NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE**

Mat and Emily have both lost their families in Christchurch
earthquake and they live alone. They are in love though they never dare to talk to
each other, however, this relation has been formed in their minds.

“One of the best experiences that can occur with a movie buff when following a film festival is to be surprised by a movie that was completely off their radar. And that is exactly what happened to me with ‘White Chairs’, a co-production between Iran and New Zealand.” Observatorio Do Cinema

 

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

Jasmine Machhi
globalconnections@union.wisc.edu

Associated Students of Madison Logo

Associated Students of Madison

chair@asm.wisc.edu

Middle East Studies Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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