Date: Thursday 9th Feb 2017
Venue: Filmhouse Café, 88 Lothian Rd, Edinburgh, EH3 9BZ
Entry: FREE Admission
There is no Opening Ceremony event scheduled for the 2017 Edinburgh Iranian Festival. This season will start with Film Screening at the Filmhouse Cinema, followed by a reception after the first film. Harp musician Margaret Knight will be performing Iranian pieces at the reception. The Iranian Film Season will commence with screening of "Take Me Home" directed by Abbas Kiarostami followed by "76 Minutes and 15 Seconds With Abbas Kiarostami" directed by Seifollah Samadian. For more information on Margaret's performance see the Music Page. For more information on the Iranian Film Season see the Film Page.