On Wednesday, October 28 Iranian Culture House and Docunight will screen the documentary movie “The Glass House,” directed by Hamid Rahmanian. The event will take place from 6:45 – 9:00 p.m. in the Mechancial Engineering Building, Room #108 (111 Church St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455). All are welcome to attend!
About the film:
“The fringes of Iranian society can be a lonely place, especially if you are a teenage girl with few resources to fall back on. The Glass House follows four girls striving to pull themselves out of the margins by attending a one-of-kind rehabilitation center in uptown Tehran. Forget about the Iran that you’ve seen before. With a virtually invisible camera, the girls of The Glass House take us on a never-before-seen tour of the underclass of Iran with their brave and defiant stories.” The documentary will be played in the Persian language with English subtitles.
Iranian Culture House is a group of students, mostly Iranian graduate students, at the University of Minnesota interested in a broad range of artistic and cultural endeavors. The purpose of Iranian Culture House is to provide an opportunity for students of the University of Minnesota to attend cultural events and to participate in intellectual projects.