Films & Visual Arts | 2012 - 2007
Under the Skin: The Films of Rakhshan Bani-Etemad
April 23 - 26, 2010
Harvard Film Archive, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
24 Quincy Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts
This program was presented with support from the Center for Middle Eastern Studies at Harvard, the Crown Center for Middle East Studies at Brandeis, the Ilex Foundation, the Film Study Center at Harvard, Harvard College Womenís Center and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
Ilex Foundation Award for Excellence in Iranian Cinema
Presented to Maziar Bahari
January 9, 2010
The Award was presented at a private reception at the Koch Gallery, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. The World Premier of Mr. Bahari's new film, An Iranian Odyssey Mossadegh, Oil and the 1963 Coup, followed the reception.
First Award for Lifetime Achievement
in Iranian Cinema
Presented to Dariush Mehrjui
November 14, 2008
Harvard Film Archive, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge, Massachusetts
A Private Reception preceded the screening of Mr. Mehrjuiís film, Santouri: The Music Man, in the Koch Gallery at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
(Left), Olga Davidson, Ilex Foundation Chairman,
Dariush Mehrjui, Winner of the First Ilex Foundation
Lifetime Achievement Award in Iranian Cinema, and
Niloofar Fotouhi, Ilex Foundation Executive Director.