17 03, 2012

Happy Nowruz!

By | March 17th, 2012|Categories: Iran|Tags: |

  Happy Persian New Year my friends! I wanted to share with you a short documentary I made 2 years ago in my Documentary Filmmaking class at UCLA, on Nowruz (Iranian New Year), meaning "the new day" the celebration of the start of Spring, with my good friend Sherry's family in Aliso Viejo. Nowruz is a [...]

24 01, 2012

Bravo’s new show: “Shahs of Sunset”

By | January 24th, 2012|Categories: Iran, Israel, Los Angeles, Middle East|Tags: , , , , |

The Persian Version of Jersey Shore I'm sitting here in Westwood "Tehrangulous" watching the newest reality show, "Shahs of Sunset", the hometown of UCLA & a huge Persian population. How convenient as I nibble on 'Sangak' (a wheat-sourdough flat bread known to be Iran's national bread) dipped in 'Most o'Moussir' (yogurt with shallots) and 'Ghormeh [...]