Of Kings and Paintings
OF KINGS AND PAINTINGS is a history of the extraordinary art that was commissioned during the Qajar Dynasty (1785 - 1925). In interviews with experts, the film will explore this remarkable era in Iranian history that straddled the transition between tradition and modernity. While offering an overview of painters and paintings of Qajar era and its continued legacy, the film weaves together art history and Persian history, while taking a deep look at the art and culture of an era we know little about.
Persian Calligraphy: Engineering of Aesthetic (wt)
The documentary will show a comprehensive picture of the genesis and evolution of calligraphy in the Persian civilization sphere.