Screening of Frontier Blues (95 mins 2009) and Heydar, An Afghan in Tehran (18 mins 2005) followed by Q and A with Director Babak Jalali, who graduated from LFS in 2005. Heydar, An Afghan in Tehran is Babak’s graduation film.
After a screening of The Mother (112 mins 2003), a case study with Writer Hanif Kureishi, Director Roger Michell and Actor Anne Reid. Anne Reid was nominated a BAFTA and won the London Critics Award Actress of the Year for her performance in The Mother.
Harriet Cox, LFS head of Cinematography interviews cinematographer Barry Ackroyd (Green Zone, Looking for Eric, The Wind That Shakes the Barley) regular collaborator with Ken Loach and Paul Greengrass, after a screening of The Hurt Locker (Dir: Kathryn Bigelow, 131 mins, 2008)