‘Meeting’ wins Armenia’s Apricot Tree grand prix
Iranian short documentary ‘Meeting’ directed by Reza Majlesi has won the grand prix at the short docs competition of 4th Apricot Tree Ujan International Film Festival in Armenia. ‘Meeting’ (original title ‘Pishasho’) is a 30-minute documentary about the difficult everyday life of a hardworking rural old woman and the traditions of h ...
Iran enters Oscars with ‘No Date, No Signature’
Iran contests the 2019 Academy Awards’ foreign film accolade with director Vahid Jalilvand’s ‘No Date, No Signature,’ hoping to hold up the country’s ...
‘Run, Rostam, Run’ finds way into 3 more intl. film festivals
Short animated piece ‘Run, Rostam, Run’ by Hossein Molayemi has been accepted into three more international film festivals in Italy, US, and Greece. ...
Iran names nominees for 2019 Academy Awards consideration
Three Iranian titles are being considered to be the one making it into the Foreign Language submissions of the 2019 Academy Awards. The three nomin ...
Maral Farjad wins Best Supporting Actress at American filmfest
Iranian actress Maral Farjad has won an award at US’ Love International Film Festival for her supporting role in ‘Immortality’ directed by Mehdi Fard ...
Two Short Films at Sao Paulo Festival
T he short film “Like a Good Kid” by Arian Vazir-Daftari is to be screened at the 29th Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival, Brazil, August 22- ...
Iran actress named best Asia New Talent
Young Iranian actress, Negar Moqaddam, has been named best actress of the 2018 Asian New Talent Award at the ongoing 21st Shanghai International Film ...
World handicrafts day
2018 Fajr Film Festival names winners
The 36th edition of Fajr International Film Festival, the longest running film event in the Middle East, named its winners during a ceremony on Thu. n ...
Iranian scholar urges BD to promote own culture
Eminent Iranian scholar Seyed Javad Mazloumi said reflection of own culture in books, films and anything that convey the message will represent a diff ...