Ottawa- November 07, 2019
Ambassador Hassan Soroosh visited the Canadian Museum of Nature.
He was received by Ms. Ailsa Barry, Vice President of the Museum. During the museum tour, they discussed future collaboration between the Museum and the relevant agencies in Afghanistan.
As part of the cultural diplomacy efforts, Ambassador Soroosh also met with Mr. Andre Picard, Executive Director of the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), Mr. Sergeo Kirby and Mr. Ariel Nasr from the Loaded Pictures and other colleagues from the NFB. They discussed the screening of the Forbidden Reel, a new documentary produced by the Loaded Pictures and NFB which is about the efforts made to create and preserve the film industry in Afghanistan over the past few decades.
Mr. Sayed Mujtaba Ahmadi, Deputy Chief of Mission; Ms. Shabana Kargar, Head of the Cultural Affairs Section as well as Mr. Rafi Ferdow and Mr. Khalid Khosraw from the Office of Ambassador and the Public Relations Section also attended this program.