The Iranian team of experts responsible for selecting the country’s official submission to this year’s Academy Awards ceremony chose Muhammad (PBUH), the Messenger of God, the latest work by Majid Majidi.
Iranian cinema and television actor Ali Tabatabaei has passed away in the Iranian capital, Tehran, at the age of 32.
Iran's Culture and Islamic Guidance Minister Ali Jannati on Monday underscored the expansion of cultural interactions between Tehran and Algiers in different areas.
Absolute Rest directed by Iranian filmmaker Abdolreza Kahani has been warmly welcomed by Australian movie-goers.
‘Shams’ ensemble from Khaf, Khorasan Razavi province, in northeastern Iran, held performances at Milan Expo 2015 and will return home soon.
An Iranian flick ‘Block 9, Exit 2’, written and directed by noted filmmaker Alireza Amini, received the ‘Best Film’ award at the 14th Kimera International Film Festival in Termoli, Italy.
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The Celebration of the Prophet’s Mabas in Kuala Lumpur-Malaysia with Recitation of the Holy Quran by the Iranian and Malaysian International Qaris
The opening ceremony of ۲۸th Int’l Book Fair held on Tuesday in Tehran with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in attendance.
For the first time, representatives of all screened films in competitive section of FIFF will visit Tehran to participate in the festival.
Khosrow Sinayi, the pioneer Iranian filmmaker said: “I trust the organizers of Fajr International Film Festival and if they have decided to separate national and international sections of FIFF, it means they have done research and I believed that Fajr festival really deserve the international label.”
Alireza Raeisian considered FIFF's workshops for coproduction, marketing and screening helpful regarding open new markets to the Iranian cinema.
Head of the international section of the 33rd FIFF described new approach of Iran Film Market and announced that more than 75 international TV channels, film companies, festival presidents and guests will attend Tehran film market.
Mohammad Atebayi considered Fajr International Film Festival as an opportunity to meet the audiences’ requirement.
Isfahan Province is one of the 31 provinces of Iran, located in the center of the country. Isfahan (known as Nesf-e-Jahan or Half of the world) is the capital of Isfahan Province. The Naghsh-e Jahan Square in Isfahan is one of the largest city squares in the world and an outstanding example of Iranian and Islamic architecture. The city also has a wide variety of historic monuments and is known for the paintings and history. [PHOTOS]
Iran called for serious cooperation between the regional states and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to protect the cultural heritage existing in the region.
Lebanon's Culture Minister Remon Areiji in a meeting with his Iranian counterpart Ali Jannati in Beirut emphasized his country's enthusiasm for the further development of cultural ties and cooperation with Tehran.
Iranian Culture Minister Ali Jannati in a meeting with Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri reiterated the high importance of Lebanon's security to Tehran.
Thousands of tourists each year arrive here in Iran to see the country's natural beauties and get more familiar with sub-cultures while enjoying an unforgettable vacation.
Iranian Vice-President and Head of the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization (ICHHTO) Massoud Soltanifar voiced Tehran's readiness for foreign investment in its tourism sector.