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Friday, 08 January 2016 09:56

'I Dance with God' wins top Canadian award

Iranian film 'I Dance with God', directed by Houshang Mirzaee, won the award for Best Documentary Over 30 Minutes at Calgary International Film Festival in Canada.
The Poland-based highly prestigious Camerimage festival is scheduled to praise the director and cinematographer of the Iranian film Mohammad (Blessings of God upon him and his progeny), the Messenger of …
Saturday, 31 October 2015 08:55

Iran's 'Stripy' on preliminary Oscar list

An Iranian animation 'Stripy', directed by Babak and Behnood Nekooei, was among 60 films nominated for Academy Award 2016.
Tuesday, 06 October 2015 09:09

'Elegy' on Academy Awards’ shortlist

Iranian short film 'Elegy', directed by Yousef Kargar, was nominated to the 2016 Academy Awards after winning the Jury Award for Best Foreign Short at the 3rd Summer Slam Film …
The movie “Mohammad: The Messenger of God” by Iranian Director Majid Majidi has been chosen for the 88th edition of the Oscars.
Sunday, 20 September 2015 09:19

'Track 143' wins two Russian awards

Iranian Director Narges Abyar bagged the 'Best Director' award for the film 'Track 143' while Merila Zarei won the 'Best Actress' for her role in the same flick in the …
The Iraqi Cultural Center in Tehran is set to screen for the first time a film about the eight-year war imposed by the regime of former Iraqi dictator Saddam on …
‘Absolute Rest’ directed by Iranian filmmaker Abdolreza Kahani has been warmly welcomed by Australian cinema-lovers.
An Iranian flick, 'Painting Pool', directed by Maziar Miri and produced by the Art Center, is on screen at the Revelation Perth International Film Festival from June 23 to July …
An Iranian film 'Cut', directed by Reza Jamali won Lenzing award at the 43rd Festival of Nations in Austria.
The 2015 edition of Shangahi International Film Festival has awarded 13 by Iranian filmmaker Houman Seyyedi.
Thursday, 04 June 2015 08:34

US critics praise Farhadi's 'About Elly'

Iranian movie 'About Elly', directed by the celebrated Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, which has been on US screens for more than a month, has sold quite well despite its screening …
The movie ‘Today’ by Iranian filmmaker Reza Mirkarimi has been awarded at the 2015 Washington, DC International Film Festival in the US.
Iran is set to hold its 5th International Urban Film Festival, screening cinematic productions from over 50 countries. 
Iranian filmmaker Pouran Derakhshandeh's Hush, Girls Don’t Scream has garnered two top awards at the 2015 Fiji International Film Festival. According to Press TV, the festival granted its Best Film Award …
Iran’s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance, Ali Jannati, has termed as a success the international section of the Fajr Film Festival, which was held independently this year.
Iranian film ‘It Hits Upon the Roof’ has been awarded at many international film festivals across the globe.
The international section of the 33rd Fajr Film Festival has been inaugurated in Tehran. According to Press TV, the festival Director, Alireza Rezadad, during an opening ceremony held in the …
Iranian movie 'The Fourth Child' is being screened at the 13th Boston International Film Festival in the US.
Saturday, 18 April 2015 09:16

Persian films selected for Cannes

Two Iranian films have been selected for screening in the upcoming Cannes International Film Festival in France.
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