Join us for the 7th annual NOOR Iranian Film Festival!

January 31 & February 1, 2015

Aptly named "Noor," meaning "light" in Persian, the Noor Film Festival makes reference to the key element of light used in the art of filmmaking as well as the festival's purpose to "shed light" on Iranian culture and heritage.


Opening Dinner & Festival Premier Event

Saturday, January 31st at 6:00 pm


Event Tickets: $60.00 per person


Event tickets include reception dinner and film screening admission.

Sponsorships are available, click here for details.

This event will take place on the main campus of Daytona State College in the Mori Hosseini Center (Bldg. 1200).


For event tickets and inquiries, please contact the Iranian American Society at or phone 386.682.1223. Click here to download the event flyer.




An Evening with K-von

Comedian K-von will kick-off the Iranian Film Festival in Daytona Beach this year by introducing Nowruz- Lost & Found, a documentary film that he wrote and directed. This film is a comedic journey in which he retraces his previously unknown Iranian roots and discovers the dancing, food, clothing and traditions involved in the Persian New Year.
Click on image to view film trailer.

Film Festival Schedule
All films below will be presented at
(visit for details)

Click on film title for trailer and film synopsis from

Saturday, January 31

11:30 am - Shorts Program:

Sunday, February 1st

1:00 pm -


The Ancient Persia - Modern Iran Program Series is a joint presentation of the Iranian American Society, Bethune-Cookman University, Daytona State College, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University,the Southeast Museum of Photography and the Department of Cultural Arts at Daytona State College.


OPEN - Tues, Thurs, Fri: 11-5 pm; Wed: 11-7 pm; Weekends: 1-5 pm
June, July and December Hours: Tues-Sun: 12-4 pm

CLOSED - Mondays and for the following dates:
December 15 - January 13, Daytona 500 Weekend, Daytona State College Spring Break, Easter Sunday, July 4, August 1 - 17, Thanksgiving Weekend.

Unless noted otherwise, all museum exhibitions, events and films are presented at the Southeast Museum of Photography which is located on the Daytona Beach campus of Daytona State College at 1200 International Speedway Blvd, three miles east of I-95. The museum is located in the Mori Hosseini Center (Bld. 1200). Visitor parking is available. Gallery Admission is free.
For detailed exhibition and program information visit or call the museum information hotline at (386) 506-4475.
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