Past event

Invitation Only

The Post-Election Crisis in Iran

Chatham House, London

Middle East and North Africa Programme


Speaker: Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Iranian film-maker and prominent supporter of the Green Movement
Chair: Professor Ali Ansari, Associate Fellow, Middle East and North Africa Programme, Chatham House; Director of the Iranian Institute, University of St Andrews


Mohsen Makhmalbaf will discuss Iran's post-election political crisis. Mr Makhmalbaf will explain the nature and tactics of the Green Movement and offer insights into the evolving political dynamics inside Iran. He will emphasize the significance of the wider availability of information, the support for reform from the young and the confusion among the current leadership as to how to respond.

Attendance at this event is strictly by invitation only.

For more information please contact Jessica Forsythe.

The transcript of an extensive interview with Mohsen Makhmalbaf is available in English on his website >>