Go to the
SharqiyÄn website,
and read about Sokut
by Mohsen MakhmalbÄf
and then answer the questions.

فیلم سکوت ساختهٔ محسن مخملباف

There are 14 questions in this test. Answer the first 10:

1. What would Sharqiyān mean?
easterners
westerners
listeners

2. Which issue of the e-zine are we looking at?
number 61
number 21
number 1

3. How often does a Do Hafte Name like this come out?
once a week
every 10 weeks
every two weeks

4. The title of this article says the what of Sokut is the Song of Nature?
Poetry
Dancing
Music

5. Who is the Kudak-e Nā-binā mentioned in the first sentence?
the old man
Nadere
Khorshid

6. According to the article, the child is interested in what?
bread
music
poetry

7. What does the child do with Sāz or musical instrument(s)?
tunes them
constructs them
sells them

8. Sokut is part of what kinds of films of Iran?
most political
most successful
most radical

9. Dialogue in this film is nā-chiz (insignificant) and what?
kam
ziyād
long-winded

10. What is one thing mentioned that makes up this film?
tamās-e telefoni, contact by phone
tamās-e badani, physical contact
tamās-e ghayr-mostaqim, indirect contact




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