Cinema Iran: New Directors, New Directions

This series presents the work of a new generation of Iranian directors. Collectively, they're the generation that will succeed Abbas Kiarostami, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Dariush Mehrjui, the contemporary masters who have established Iran's reputation as one of the great reservoirs of filmmaking talent. Curated by film professor Jamsheed Akrami. Special thanks to Amir Esfandiari and Reza Tashakori of Farabi Cinema Foundation, Mohammad Atebbai of Iranian Independents, Alireza Shahrokhi of CMI, Hussain Amarshi of Mongrelmedia, and Facets Media.<p>Presented with the cooperation of the<b>Iranian Cultural Association, Columbus.</b></p>

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Reserve your tickets now for Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection, on view through Dec 31. Learn more about the exhibition.

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)