Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival: Asphyxia (2017)

Date
Sunday, February 25, 2018
Time
8:30 p.m.
Location
The Marquee Cinema, Union South
Description
Iran | 107 min | NR | DCP | Dir. Fereydoun Jeyrani A man takes his wife to an asylum to cure her neurotic tensions. “Fereydoun Jeyrani’s elegant black-and-white thriller refracts Iranian gender politics through the prism of a twisty Hitchcockian noir.” Variety “Jeyrani’s chilly mood piece has all the stylistic signifiers of an art house niche item, but its luminous beauty and genre-friendly plot may boost its prospects beyond the festival bubble.” Hollywood Reporter   Organized by: Wisconsin Iranian Film Festival In collaboration with: WUD Film Committee   This event is  funded in part by ASM in a viewpoint neutral manner. Students can request disability accommodations at  diversity@asm.wisc.edu . View logo at:  http://www.asm.wisc.edu/resources/asm-logo-disclaimer/   The other sponsors are UW-Madison’s Middle East Studies Program, Multicultural Student Center, International Student Services (Global Badger Experience Grant), and  Center for Leadership and Involvement  (Wisconsin Experience Grant), and WUD Global Connections.
Contact
film@union.wisc.edu