Celebrating the Art of Film
From The Birth of Cinema
To The New Millennium
On November 2, 2007, Ahmad Mahmoud: A Noble Novelist was screened at Wien Technical University in Austria . The Iranian Cultural Society of Austria, which arranged the event, invited the filmmaker Bahman Maghsoudlou to attend. The event also included a screening of Mojgan Roudbarani’s film about Mahin Oskui. After the films were shown there was a question and answer period. Among the audience, which fully packed the auditorium, was renowned Iranian filmmaker Houchang Allahyari, who has been living and making films in Wien for almost the past fifty years.
On September 15, 2007, Ahmad Mahmoud: A Noble Novelist was screened at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, sponsored by the Iranian Cultural Society of North Carolina (ICSNC) and the Persian Cultural Society (PCS). It was presented by director/producer Bahman Maghsoudlou and was very well received by the attendees. This long documentary has been selected for various international film festivals and also has been screened at numerous art and cultural centers and universities throughout the world.