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Mirrors of Iran | 2017 CONFERENCE

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Art Gallery of NSW, Centenary Auditorium

Art Gallery Road

Sydney, NSW 2000

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Mirrors of Iran | 2017 Conference

Cinematic Reflections and Refractions

The Association of Iranica in Australasia, in partnership with Art Gallery NSW and the Persian International Film Festival invites you to a full day of engagement, discussion and cutting-edge research on Iranian Cinema.

The conference features cross-disciplinary discourse on the impact and presence of Iranian cinema across the globe and includes a special screening of the documentary film: “76 minutes and 15 seconds with Abbas Kiarostamiand Abbas Kiarostami's last short film "Take me Home".

Associate Professor Negar Mottahedeh from Duke University in the United States will present alongside a team of Australian experts in Iranian cinema: Dr Amin Palangi, Director of the Persian International Film Festival; Dr Michelle Langford, University of New South Wales; Dr Rosa Holman, Deakin University; Dr Gay Breyley, Monash University and Ruby Arrowsmith-Todd, Art Gallery of NSW film programme producer.

There will also be a live ensemble performance of Persian classical music.


This event is sponsored by IWVAC-Australia and Bahar Persian Food & Art Pty Ltd

NB:Included in the ticket price is the full conference program and film screening only. Lunch is not provided.

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Getting here on foot

About 5 minutes walk from Macquarie Street, across the Domain, or from Hyde Park.

Getting here by public transport

Bus 441: departs from the York Street side of Queen Victoria Building and drops off near the Gallery. This bus route is still operating, despite recent changes to buses in the Sydney CBD. For timetable information, see Transport Buses website

Train: St James and Martin Place stations are both about 10 minutes walk.

For more information about public transport options and times, contact the Transport Infoline on 131 500 or transportnsw.info

Parking

Bicycles: racks at the Gallery’s main entrance.

Meter parking: on Art Gallery Road, Mrs Macquaries Road and other streets around the Gallery.

Parking stations: there are several parking stations near the Gallery, the closest is the Domain Car Park

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Art Gallery of NSW, Centenary Auditorium

Art Gallery Road

Sydney, NSW 2000

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