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8/1/2013   --   8:03 PM
“The Past” to open Cairo filmfest

Culture - Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s acclaimed film “The Past” will open the 36h Cairo International Film Festival (CIFF), which will be running from November 19 to 26 in the Egyptian capital.

3/4/2013   --   1:05 PM
Iran ‘Facing Mirrors’ to open Indian women film festival

Culture - The 9th IAWRT Asian Women's Film Festival in India is programmed to kick off with screening of the Iranian award-winning movie Facing Mirrors.

3/4/2013   --   12:30 AM
Two intl. film festivals to screen Iran ‘Last step’

Culture - Iranian actor and filmmaker Ali Mosaffa’s latest drama The Last Step has been selected to compete at the two international film festivals.

3/1/2013   --   8:37 PM
Two US ex-diplomats in Tehran slam Argo as demonizing Iran

Politics - Two former US diplomats, who were held in Tehran following the seizure of the US Embassy in 1979, have slammed the anti-Iranian Oscar-winning motion picture Argo for reinforcing negative views about Iranians and the Islamic Revolution.

2/7/2013   --   12:55 PM
Iranian film wins best film award in int'l section of Fajr Festival

Culture - Iranian movie Rule of Accident has been awarded the Crystal Simorgh for the best film in the international section of the 31st Fajr International Film Festival.

1/25/2013   --   8:15 PM
Jaipur International Film Festival to screen Iranian film ‘hatred’

Culture - Iranian filmmaker Reza Dormishian’s drama Hatred is set to be screened at the fifth edition of Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF) in India.

1/24/2013   --   12:01 PM
US Boston festival screening Iranian films

Culture - The Boston Festival of Films from Iran is screening eight productions by Iranian filmmakers in Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts in the United States.

1/19/2013   --   1:21 PM
Abbas Kiarostami nominated for Best Director at Asia Film Award

Culture - Internationally acclaimed Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami has been nominated for Best Director at the 7th Asian Film Awards in Hong Kong, known as Asia Oscar.

1/18/2013   --   12:47 PM
New York Museum of Modern Art screens ‘Modest Reception’

Culture - Iranian movie Modest Reception has been presented during a public screening in the New York Museum of Modern Art.

1/14/2013   --   2:06 PM
Iranian cultural festival kicks off in Sarajevo

Culture - Iranian cultural festival has kicked off during a ceremony at the Bosnian Cultural Center in Sarajevo to introduce Persian heritage and national treasure.

1/6/2013   --   11:38 PM
Four Die in Shooting in Aurora, Colorado

Life - Four people were found dead following a shooting incident that triggered a stand-off with police in Aurora, in the US state of Colorado.

1/5/2013   --   10:09 AM
NAM States Send over 60 Films to Int'l Fajr Film Festival in Iran

Culture - A sum of 61 films produced in the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) countries have, thus far, been sent to the 31th Fajr International Film Festival secretariat for competition and screening in the event.

1/3/2013   --   8:31 PM
Iranian film festival to be held in Prague

Culture - The second edition of non-competitive Iranian film festival is planned to be held in the Czech capital city of Prague to present the country’s cinema.

12/29/2012   --   12:32 PM
Rotterdam intl. film festival to screen two Iranian movies

Culture - Two Iranian movies are selected to be screened at the 42nd edition of Rotterdam International Film Festival in Netherlands.

11/22/2012   --   1:03 PM
Iranian-made film on Gaza to vie in Arab Film Festival Rotterdam

Culture - An Iranian feature film on Gaza is set to compete in the 12th edition of the Arab Film Festival due to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.

11/19/2012   --   11:38 AM
Iran culture ministry hosts Egyptian cineastes

Culture - An Egyptian cultural delegation has visited the Iranian Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Seyyed Mohammad Hosseini during a meeting held in Tehran.

11/1/2012   --   11:43 AM
Iran's National Student Film Festival wraps up in Tehran

Culture - The 5th edition of Iran’s National Student Film Festival has wrapped up in the capital city of Tehran, with dozens of students receiving awards during a closing ceremony, Press TV reports.

10/28/2012   --   11:23 PM
Doha film festival to present Majidi’s ‘Children of Heaven’

Culture - Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi’s internationally acclaimed movie Children of Heaven is to go on screen at the 2012 Doha Tribeca Film Festival (DTFF).

10/25/2012   --   10:16 AM
Polish film festival awards Iranian documentary production

Culture - Iranian producer and director Mohammad-Reza Abbasian’s film on the 1992 Bosnian war has been awarded at the International Historical and Military Films Festival in Poland.

10/25/2012   --   10:16 AM
Chinese International Film Festival awards Iranian short film

Culture - Award winning Iranian filmmaker Jalal Saed-Panah’s short film The Sound of Rain has been awarded at the 4th Hangzhou Asian Film Festival (HAFF).

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