A rare screening of "Another Salute"
Diaspora Arts Connection proudly presents a rare screening of Hossein Khandan's "Another Salute" ( ) on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 3:00 pm.
About the film: After receiving the 2000 Akira Kurosawa Award, Abbas Kiarostami immediately gave it away to honor the renowned and exiled actor Behrouz Vossoughi, from the generation preceding the 1979 Iranian Revolution.
Later that year, Khosrow Shakibaeione of the best actors after the Iranian Revolutiontried to find and meet Behrouz Voussoughi. Any attempt to meet Behrouz Vossoughi, whose name and picture are banned in Iran, would have put Khosrow Shakibaeis acting career in Iran in jeopardy.
After the unexpected death of Khosrow Shakibaei in July 2008, Hossein Khandan, director of "Another Salute" received consent from Khosrow's family to release the film.
About Hossein Khandan:
Hossein Khandan. The writer and award-winning Iranian-American director has made five feature length documentaries and docu- dramas and 15 short films. Silky Eloquence one of his short films got the 2nd place at Farhang Foundation Film Festival along with $5000 cash prize in 2011 at Los Angeles Contemporary Museum of Art. His latest film is "Waiting for Kiarostami" (2018).
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