Bahman Farzaneh, known for his Persian translation of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s widely acclaimed novel “One Hundred Years of Solitude”, died on Thursday in a Tehran hospital, where he was being treated for diabetes, his sister, Setareh, told the the Persian news agencies.
Iran and the United Kingdom are planning to weigh up the installation of a replica of ancient Persian relic Cyrus Cylinder in The Hague, the Netherlands, an Iranian official said.
The 32nd edition of Iran’s most important film presentation and competition, Fajr International Film Festival, has kicked off in the Iranian capital city of Tehran.
Iran’s movie theaters across the country hosted thousands of filmgoers, who, once again after a lapse of several years, were offered free admission on Thursday, the day named Greetings to Cinema Day by the Iran Cinema Organization (ICO).
Iranian Culture Minister Ali Jannati met his Italian counterpart Massimo Bray in Tehran's Milad Tower on Saturday. [PHOTOS]
Vice-President and Head of Iran Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) Mohammad Ali Najafi left Tehran for Spain to participate in the 34th International Tourism Fair, FITUR.
Three Iranian movies will be competing in the 37th Goteborg International Film Festival, which is scheduled to be held in the Swedish city from January 24 to February 3.
The Oscar-nominated feature by Palestinian director Hany Abu-Assad “Omar” will compete in the 32nd Fajr International Film Festival, which will be held in Tehran in February, the organizers announced on Tuesday.
Parviz” star Levon Haftvan won the best actor award at the 13th Dhaka International Film Festival.
The 7th Kustendorf International Film and Music Festival in Serbia is currently hosting workshops by the acclaimed Iranian director Asghar Farhadi.
Iranian director Reza Dormishian’s social drama “I’m Not Angry!” will be competing in the 64th Berlin Intl. Film Festival -- Berlinale.
Chinese embassy in Tehran is scheduled to hold Spring Festival (Chinese New Year), displaying the country’s heritage and various works of art for Iranian people.
Five people were killed and two other were seriously injured by a blast on Wednesday as a veteran special effects supervisor was preparing an explosion scene for the controversial filmmaker Masud Dehnamaki’s war drama “The Ascendants”.
The veteran Iranian actor Jamshid Mashayekhi is currently collaborating with Ali Fat’h-Layeqzadeh in “From Iran to Argentina”, a documentary the latter is making about Iranians’ pacifism.
The 3rd Festival of Iranian Films in Prague announced lineup on Friday.
Over 150 artists from 55 countries have submitted their artworks to the 6th Fajr International Festival of Visual Arts, which will be held in Tehran in February.
The veteran Iranian sound recordist Jahangir Mirshekari will receive a Golden Simorgh for his lifetime achievements at the 32nd Fajr International Film Festival, which will be held in Tehran in February 2014.
Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, in a message to the 10th International Gathering of Zoroastrians in New Delhi on Monday, expressed hope that followers of divine religions would remove possible differences and achieve more convergence.
An Iranian former minister has said Dey 9th (Jan 30th) 2009 was the day when Iranians triumphed against the riots of the time.