Film Credits

Directed, Produced and Written by
Marjan Tehrani

Edited & Written by
Azin Samari

Director of Photography
Kambiz Koushan

Associate Producer and Assistant Editor
April Hayes

Associate Producer and Writer
Sheila Shirazi

Music & Sound by
Force Theory

Still Photography by
Alex Tehrani

Creative Consultant
Dariush Mehrjui
Sean Penn
Normon Solomon

Editorial Consultant
Alison Ellwood

Archival Adviser
Ali Ansari

Production Unit- Iran

Production Manager
Tahoora Abolghasemi

Additional Camera
Bahman Kiarostami
Hassan Assadi
Ali Ghazi
Mehran Melekoot
Arash Sadeghi
Marjan Tehrani

Location Sound
Hamid Goorani
Babak Salek

Translator
Shohre Hashemi Kashani

Production Unit – US

Camera
Nimrod Bachar
Damani Baker
Micaela Blondet
Gabriel Noble
Khamisi Norwood
Ismael Ramirez
Peter Rieveschl
Marjan Tehrani

Assistant Editor
Josh Temkin
Olivia Relova
Sharon Hughes

Graphic Design
Circle & Square

Motion Graphic Artist
Farren Zargarpoor

Sound Design
Michael Furjanic

Sound Edit
Paul Bercovitch

Re-Recording Mixer
Matthew Polis

Sound Mix Facility
SoundSpace, NYC

On-line Editor Coloristv Ken Sirulnick

On-line Facility
Glue Editing & Design

Legal Counsel
Gray Krauss, LLP

Accounting
Fred Siegel, CPA

Archival Consultant
Sharif Mafi

Translation & Transcription
Farid Bozorgmehr
Saam Bozorgmehr

Fiscal Sponsorship
Women Make Movies

Interns
Olivia Abtahi
Selom Adzamli
Christa Artherholt
Angela Martenez
Rachael Sevilla
Anahita Shahroodi
Katya Stysis

Editor & Creative Consultant
Pearl Gluck

Additional Music

"Old Persian Classic Song"

"In Sokouto Mishkanam (I Will Break This Silence)"
Performed by Giti

"Emshab Dar Sar Shouri Daaram (I Am Excited Tonight)"
Performed by Parvin

"Shaneh (The Comb)"

"Daryacheh Noor (The Lake of Light)"
Performed by Aref

"Ahooyeh Vahshi (Wild Deer)"
Performed & Written by Faramaz Aslani
Under License From Faramaz Aslani

"Mitooni Moshteh Mano Baz Bekoni (You Can Reveal My Secret)"
Performed by Ramesh

"Gol-e Yakh (Ice Flower)"
Performed by Koroush Yaghmaie

Archive Footage Courtesy of
AP Archives
Australian Women’s Weekly
Azadi TV
BBC Motion Gallery
Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
Fondation Mossadegh
ITN Source
Journeyman Pictures
Ali Khaligh
Le Soir Illustré
Library of Congress
National Archives & Records Administration
NBC News Archives
Pars Video
SPPN Images
Stock Video
Streamline Films, Inc.
Thought Equity Motion
UCLA Film & TV Archive
The WPA Film Library
Gabriel Wrye

Special Thanks
Kayvan Abbassi
Dave Abelson
Iraj & Katy Afshar
Parvin Azimi
Gary Cohen
Lilach Dekel
Hirad Dinavari
Lyle Gamm
Heather Holton-Tehrani
Diana Holtzberg
Cynthia Kane
Mary & Donald Martin
Afsaneh Mehran
Richard O’Connell
Jan Rofekamp
Alex Tehrani
Reza Tehrani
Lois Vossen
Duane & Hilary Weeks

Funding provided by
Jerome Foundation
Roberto Casuela
The New York State Council of the Arts (NYSCA)
The ILEX Foundation

Executive Producer for ITVS
Sally Jo Fifer

ARUSI PERSIAN WEDDING is a co-production of Tru Films Inc. and the Independent Television Service (ITVS),
with funding provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB).

This film was produced by Tru Films, INC., which is solely responsible for its content.

Copyright © 2008 Tru Films, INC. All Rights Reserved.


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