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Shoja Azari

Shoja Azari is an Iranian filmmaker, film producer, and screenwriter living in New York

A Tale of Crossroads

The 1960s and ’70s were the years of my coming of age and then young adulthood in Iran.

In Conversation

MOHSEN NAMJOO with Shoja Azari

On the occasion of the musician/composer’s forthcoming live performance with his ensemble at N.Y.U.’s Skirball Center in Manhattan on February 10, 2013, Mohsen Namjoo paid a visit to the Rail’s advisory board member Shoja Azari’s SoHo loft to talk about his passion for traditional and modern music, informed by his social/political upbringing in Iran, which ultimately led to the synthesis of his music, and more.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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