High Noon Film Series: Arusi Persian Wedding
Fri, August 13, 2010

Growing up Iranian-American has always meant being caught between two worlds for filmmaker Marjan Tehrani. Arusi Persian Wedding offers a compelling examination of US-Iranian relations through the personal journey of Tehrani’s brother Alex and his fiancée Heather’s trip to Iran to hold a traditional Persian wedding. A universal love story set against a fascinating history, this heartfelt film offers a rare glimpse of Iran beyond politics, revealing its people and history in a personal, hopeful and human light.