Department of Communication

Jamsheed Akrami


Office: Hobart Hall 107
Phone: (973) 720-2168
Office Hours:

Department: Communication
Position: Professor, Media Studies and Production

Area Specialization
Film and Television


Ed.D. Teachers College, Columbia University

M. Ed. Teachers College, Columbia University

B.A. Tehran University



Friendly Persuasion (2000)

Iranian cinema after the revolution

A Walk with Kiarostami (short, 2003)

Talking with Abbas Kiarostami as he captures the Irish landscapes with his still camera

The Lost Cinema (2007)

Iranian cinema before the revolution

A Cinema of Discontent (2013)

Film censorship in Iran

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