Aug 10, 2005 — The Lake Placid Institute presents the premier of a film about women in Islamic cultures. This morning at 11, Iranian-American videographer/photographer Shirin Neshat will talk about her latest film project she recently completed filming in Morocco. Neshat has gained world-wide renown for her films and photographs of women and Islam. Born in Iran in 1957, Neshat moved to the U.S. in 1974. She lives in New York City and has a summer home in Westport. Todd Moe spoke with Shirin Neshat about her latest project.