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Persian Lessons – Virtual Film Screening

January 27 - February 3


Philadelphia Jewish Film and Media’s first film of 2022 is here! Belarus’s Official Submission for Best International Feature Film for the 93rd Academy Awards, “Persian Lessons” is the latest pulse-pounding thriller from acclaimed director Vadim Perelman. This nail-biting drama, featuring two outstanding lead performances, follows a young Jewish man who is saved from execution by the Nazis by pretending to be Persian and tasked with teaching Farsi to the Head of Camp.

Lauded at festivals across the globe and streaming in commemoration of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, “Persian Lessons” will stream on-demand Jan. 27 – Feb. 3.



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