Iran to hold intl. conference on cinema in digital world
Art and Experience: The Iranian National School of Cinema (INSC) will be holding an international conference on cinema in the digital age opening in Tehran on November 12.
A number of scholars and experts on digital technology coming from various countries will be attending the three-day conference.
In a statement published by INSC Managing Director Ruhollah Hosseini said, “Iranian national school of cinema is a venue to recognize and introduce modern technologies such as digital technology to cineastes and those active in this field.”
“The conference also aims to recognize the potentials related to modern visual technology in the country and support them, while it also means to achieve a proper understanding of the digital phenomenon and study its relation with the cinema industry.”
He also said that several other scholars and experts on literature and communications have been invited to attend the conference to discuss the impacts of the new technologies on culture and society.
The Iranian National School of Cinema is an affiliate with the Cinema Organization of Iran.
Source: Tehran Times