Museum of History and Glories of University of Tehran and in cooperation with Documentary and Experimental Film Center released “…and I the diver and Sea as the tavern” documentary at Negarestan Garden & Museum. Manoochehr Moshiri is designer, researcher and director of the film. It was screened for the great polymath’s 7th anniversary representing by several cultural and scientific figures and documentary makers and his relatives for the first time at Foroozanfar Hall of Negarestan Garden & Museum at January 14, 2015.
Introducing the film
Filming began at mid-April of 2007 that lasted until January 13, 2009 (his passing away) and resulted to two documentaries, as “Love is a single pearl” and “…and I the diver and Sea as the tavern”. The titles derived from poetic verses of Hafiz. The first film is a documentary of last days of Dr. Seyyed Ja’far Shahidi implying sentimental atmosphere, where the latter film involves in his cultural and scientific aspects.
It should be noted that the ceremony was held by Social and cultural manager of University of Tehran, general director of Documentary and Experimental Film Center, Shokoofeh Shahidi (Seyyed Ja’far Shahidi’s daughter), Chehrzad Bahar (Malik al-Shoa’ra Bahar’s daughter), Dr. Mahdokht Moein (Mohammad Moein’s daughter), and figures like Master Jalil Tajlil, Master Javad Safinezhad, Sahab, Dr. Seyyed Ali Mohammad Sajjadi, Dr. Keimanesh, and several professors and his ex-students.