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Mon, Feb 12, 4:00-6:00pm & 7:30-9:30pm Centennial Theatre - Tickets Valid All Day

Persian Mountain Show

Mountain Culture, Climbing

Films & presentations focusing on the mountains of Iran and the Persian outdoor community.

Date, Time & Location:

Mon, Feb 12, Centennial Theatre
Afternoon – Doors 3pm Show 4-6pm
Intermission 6-7:30pm
Evening – Show 7:30pm

Afternoon film screening of ‘Living With Volcanoes’ followed by speakers and more films in the evening program.

Tickets:

Tickets valid all day

Speakers

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Parvaneh Kazemi

A woman from Iran: Breaking boundaries to reach top the world As a girl growing up in the traditional and religious society of Iran, perhaps dreaming about reaching the top of the world without any support seems far-fetched, but not to Parvaneh.

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Alex Hudson

Alex Hudson introduces US to the Iran that is seldom talked about in the press. Alex is an avid hiker and mountaineer based in the Lower Mainland. In the summer and fall of 2014 - 2017, Alex travelled from south Kish island in the Persian Gulf to the peaks in Northern Iran. Along the way, Alex passed through many historical sites, deserts, forests, river filled canyons, rugged pastures and the high peaks around Tehran.

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Films

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Inside Iran

Director: Puria Ravahi
Origin: Iran/Germany
Year of Production: 2017
Duration: 18 min

Three friends from Munich, Germany have different motivations to go to Iran. But they have one common target in mind - Mount Damavand.

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A Skier’s Journey: Iran

Director: Jordan Manley
Origin: Canada
Year of Production: 2016
Duration: 13 min

Upon arriving in Iran, they are welcomed with profound warmth, stunned by the immense beauty of the landscape and culture. Threaded through Tehran’s bustling bazaars to Isfahan’s dazzling mosques, the two skiers get a glimpse at the complex dichotomy that divides public and private lives in Iran.

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Living With The Volcanoes

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Director: Fulvio Mariani
Origin: Switzerland
Year of Production: 2015
Duration: 80 min

Crossing the Iranian mountains from west to east is just a pretext to discover unique landscapes and extraordinary people living in a unknown country.

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Zahhal

Director: Sebastian Doerk
Origin: Iran
Year of Production: 2014
Duration: 8 min

After three years of planning and over 10 years of extreme unicycling Lutz Eichholz succeeds in the unicycle descent of the 5671m high Damavand in Iran.

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Venue Map

CENTENNIAL THEATRE

2300 Lonsdale Ave, North Vancouver, BC | (604) 984-4484