Cinema Rex Tragedy of 1978 is Recreated in London Exhibition by Mahmoud Bakhshi

On August 19, 1978, Cinema Rex, a crowded movie theater in the Iranian port city of Abadan was set on fire, leaving at least 377 people dead. The arson attack was one of the most tragic episodes of its kind in the history of Iran, and a major milestone in the lead-up to the Iranian … Continue reading Cinema Rex Tragedy of 1978 is Recreated in London Exhibition by Mahmoud Bakhshi