Blend of Jazz & Persian Folk

The Kourosh Kanani Trio is set to perform songs from their highly anticipated new album at The Social venue in London on March 5th. The concert promises to be a unique experience with special guests, including Shohreh Khaatoon, Parham Bahadoran, Ali Nourbakhsh, and Adib Rostami, joining the trio on stage.

Kourosh Kanani’s music is a captivating blend of Jazz and Persian folk and classical music, infused with intricate rhythms inspired by south India, as well as improvisation. This unique combination creates a one-of-a-kind sound that’s both thrilling and progressive, making for an unforgettable evening of music.

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Casting Call Actors

‘The Long Night’ is the third film by Ali Abbasi.
His last film ‘Border’ won Un Certain Regard at Cannes this year and has been nominated for four European Film Academy awards including best director, best film and best screenplay.   Border is also Swedens entry for this years foreign language film at the Oscar awards.
The producer is Jacob Jarek who amongst others co-produced ‘Only God Forgives’ directed by Nicolas Winding Refn and produced ‘Rams’ – winner of Un Certain regard at Cannes in 2015. Jacob also produced Ali’s first film Shelley which premiered at Berlinale Panorama in 2016.
  • ‘The Long Night’ is a murder mystery film set in Iran about a serial killer and the journalist who is trying to clear up the murders.
  • Initial casting is for some of the leads, who all need to be able to speak Farsi,  they could be from Iran or Afghanistan.
  • Shoot is October November 2019 in Turkey and Jordan
  • This is a coproduction between Denmark, Sweden, France and Germany.