Culture Weekend 2021

For the Yalda Culture Weekend 2021, EUIRANC proudly announced: a focus on Iranian women – through exhibitions, documentary viewings, a discussion on football, a book launch and a folklore concert by Maestra Sima Bina. The Culture Weekend was planned to show new perspectives on Iran usually not seen in the European media. It was akso meant to include the annual awarding of the Arvand Prize. The two-day event was postponed to summer 2022 due to the pandemic.

PROGRAMME

Saturday, 18 December 2021
„Anahita Arts of Asia“, Schlüterstraße 16, 10625 Berlin

17.00 h – 19.00 h„S*HEROES – Die Nomadinnen Persiens (A Contemporary Multimedia Art Exhibition)” with works of Iranian nomad women with guided tour
19.00 h – 20.00 hBook launch – „Heartbeat of Iran“ by journalist Tara Kangarlou

Sunday, 19 December 2021
Theater „Die Stachelschweine“, Europa Center, Tauentzienstraße 9-12, 10789, Berlin

All dayVideo on the different climates of Iran
and exhibition of Iranian women artists
13.30 h – 15.30 hGermany premiere of the documentary Coup 53 and
Q&A with the film director Taghi Amirani
16.30 h –
18.30 h
Documentary about women’s football in Iran and
panel discussion with the former national team player and FIFA licensed trainer Katayoun Khosrowyar
19.30 h –
21.30 h
Iranian folklore concert with Maestra Sima Bina
and
Awarding of the Arvand-Prize for European-Iranian International Understanding