Media

A dramatized documentary about Forugh Farrokhzad
Three writers in conversation about life and poetry of Forugh Farrokhzad. Sponsored by San Francisco State University.
A Four-minute film about life and poetry of Forugh Farrokhzad. Produced by Look What She Did.
Scholar Farzaneh Milani speaking about Forugh Farrokhzad at the Library of Congress, United States
For #NationalPoetryMonth, we asked some of our contributors to read their favorite poems from the WWB archive. In this video, poet, translator, and playwright Sholeh Wolpé reads “I Pity the Garden” by Forugh Farrokhzad, a poem she translated from the Farsi.
A visual production of Forugh’s poem, Connection.
Poet Sholeh Wolpe with tar and sitar virtuoso Sahba Motallebi perform Wolpe’s translations of Forugh Farrokhzad’s poetry. Some in Persian, mostly in English.
Interview with Forugh Farrokhzad by journalist Iraj Gorgin. This is in Persian.
Documentary about the making of The House is Black
Interview with Forugh Farrokhzad ‘s sister, Pouran.
Interview in Persian with Forugh’s adopted son, Hossain Mansouri

Sahar Delrish’s rendition of Forugh Farrokhzad’s Windup Doll in Persian with English subtitles by Sholeh Wolpé