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Tonight’s Six Pillars – Tehran to Tyneside, with Shiraz Haq

7.30-8pm – an interview with Shiraz Haq, lead actor in BAFTA-nominated I Am Nasrine. Haq discusses the film’s themes and the making of in the ResonanceFM studio. Newcastle’s Tina Gharavi wrote and directed this coming of age tale which Sir Ben Kingsley called “an important and much-needed film.” Involving characters in the gypsy traveller communities in … Continue reading

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Screening: I Am Nasrine with Q&A

Remembering the Renoir cinema in the early days of being a student, it was always the place to see alternative film for us central London kids. It’s therefore natural for it be here that this long-overdue London screening of what Sir Ben Kingsley called: “A life enhancing, important and much needed film” will take place. … Continue reading