Film Festival



  • Kedi Yesterday 19:46

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Kedi: Where cats become characters

    TEHRAN, Apr. 26 (MNA) – 35th Fajr International Film Festival brought a real treat to all cat lovers in Tehran. Kedi, directed by Ceyda Torun, is a magical journey through streets of Istanbul from the unique viewpoint of cats.

  • گلاب آدینه 2017-04-24 21:42

    Golab Adineh wins Best Actress at Beijing filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Iranian actress Golab Adineh won Best Actress Award for ‘Abji’ (The Sis) directed by Marjan Ashrafizadeh at the 7th Beijing International Film Festival in China.

  • death in sarajevo 2017-04-22 20:09

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    ‘Death in Sarajevo’ at 35th Fajr festival

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – The first night of 35th Fajr International Film Festival screened ‘Death in Sarajevo’ by Oscar-winning Bosnian director of, Danis Tanovic, a riveting story of the doomed shadow of past mistakes following Europe into the present.  

  • fiff 2017-04-19 21:44

    Fajr fest. reveals Turkish movies' list

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – The 35th Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF) has announced the names of Turkish movies in the screening program.

  • انیمیشن پیشخدمت 2017-04-17 10:56

    US filmfests to host Iran's 'The Servant'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Farnoush Abedi’s animated piece 'The Servant' will go on screen at two US film festivals.

  • فیلم آبجی 2017-04-12 19:41

    Beijing filmfest. to screen 3 Iranian films

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Three Iranian films including ‘Abji’ by Marjan Ashrafizadeh and ‘The Salesman’ by Asghar Farhadi will be screened in the 7th Beijing International Film Festival in China.

  • fiff 2017-04-10 17:36

    35th FIFF announces jury panels for various categories

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – The juries for the Cinema Salvation, Eastern Vista, Interfaith and NETPAC of the 35th edition of Fajr International Film Festival have been revealed.

  • fiff 2017-04-09 15:38

    Restored classics to be screened at Fajr 2017

    TEHRAN, Apr. 09 (MNA) – The 35th edition of Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF) will be screening a number of fully restored classics from A-list directors.

  • fiff 2017-04-08 12:03

    Top Iranian films up for grabs at Fajr Film Market

    TEHRAN, Apr. 08 (MNA) – The 35th Fajr International Film Festival has unveiled high profile acquisitions of Iranian films in the sidebar 20th Film Market.

  • fiff 2017-04-04 15:49

    350 guests from 66 countries invited to 35th Fajr filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (MNA) – Well over 350 guests from 66 countries will attend the 35th Fajr Internatioanl Film Festival (FIFF) in Tehran.

  • film festival 2017-04-04 11:58

    6 Iranian films to vie at Italian filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 04 (MNA) – Six Iranian films will be screened in the Competition section of the 8th Middle East Now film festival in Florence, Italy.

  • fiff 2017-04-03 20:23

    35th FIFF to screen 140 films from 58 countries

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – The 2017 Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF) has announced the screening program in various sections, and the lineup is already full of potential.

  • سینمای کره در جشنواره جهانی فجر 2017-04-03 11:12

    7 Korean films to premiere at 35th FIFF

    TEHRAN, Apr. 03 (MNA) – The Retrospective of Korean Cinema section at the 35th Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF) will have premiere screening of seven Korean films to the Iranian audience.

  • fiff 2017-04-01 20:00

    Baltic states cinema comes to Fajr with 7 films

    TEHRAN, Apr. 01 (MNA) – A new space is to be launched in 2017 Fajr, bringing together some of the best films from the fast growing and dynamic cinema of the Baltic countries of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia.

  • سی و پنجمین جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2017-03-27 15:14

    Horror movies in Intl. Fajr Film Festival

    TEHRAN, Mar. 27 (MNA) – For the first time in Fajr Film Festival, 6 horror movies will be screened on each night of the 35th edition of the event.

  • نمایش مستند a157 در هلند 2017-03-13 21:23

    Iran’s ‘A157’ goes to Movies that Matter

    TEHRAN, Mar. 13 (MNA) – Iranian director Behrouz Nuranipour’s war documentary 'A157' will be displayed at Movies that Matter Film Festival in the Netherlands.

  • fiff 2017-03-11 19:28

    35th FIFF to screen 12 films in Eastern Vista

    TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – 12 foreign films have been selected to vie at the Panorama of Films from Asian and Islamic Countries competition section in the 35th Fajr International Film Festival in Tehran.

  • هفته فیلم ایران در سوریه 2017-03-07 21:50

    Iran-Syria Children’s Film Week opens

    DAMASCUS, Mar. 07 (MNA) – First edition of Iran-Syria Children’s Week has been inaugurated in Damascus’ al-Kindi Hall on Tuesday.

  • انیمیشن سایه‌ای که نور شد 2017-03-06 13:50

    Iranian animation goes to Montréal filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 06 (MNA) – Short animated piece ‘The Shadow which Turned into Light’ directed by Nazanin Sobhan Sarbandi will compete at the main competition section of Montréal International Children's Film Festival (FIFEM) in Canada.

  • فیلم بی حوا 2017-02-27 16:33

    ‘Without Eve’ goes to British filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Short drama ‘Without Eve’ written and directed by Komeil Rouhani has been accepted into the competing program of the international golden award film festival in London, UK.

  • جشنواره انیمیشن آمریکا 2017-02-26 12:11

    ‘Unveiling Ceremony’ awarded at New Animation fest.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 26 (MNA) – Animated piece ‘Unveiling Ceremony’ directed by Mehdi Boustani received Special Mention at the International New Animated Films & Cartoon Film Festival in the US.

  • فیلم مالاریا 2017-02-19 19:07

    Iran’s ‘Malaria’ goes to Belgrade filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 19 (MNA) – 'Malaria', directed by Parviz Shahbazi, has been accepted into the screening program of the Belgrade International Film Festival, known as FEST.

  • دخترک آت آشغالی 2017-02-05 12:26

    Iranian shorts awarded at Atlas & Aeris filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 05 (MNA) – Three Iranian shorts including ‘Junk Girl’ by Mohammad Zare and Shalale Kheiri and ‘Hunting’ by Zahra Jafari were awarded at 2017 Atlas & Aeris film festival in Boston, US.

  • film 2017-01-08 13:47

    3 Iranian films go to Venezuelan filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (MNA) – Three Iranian films directed by Morteza Sabzeghaba has been accepted into the screening programs of the International Film Festival On-Line of the Five Continents in Venezuela.

  • contest 2016-12-28 15:14

    Iran to host 2nd Intl. Contest on Research Tech. & Innovation

    TEHRAN, Dec. 28 (MNA) – The 2nd International Competition on “Research Technology & Innovation in The Eyes of Photographers, Cartoonists & Filmmakers” will be held in Tehran in January, 2017.

  • حوزه هنری 2016-12-27 22:09

    9 Iranian films at Kolkata Children’s filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Dec. 27 (MNA) – Iranian cinema has taken a considerable spot at India's Kolkata International Children's Film Festival with two features and seven short films selected for the screening program.

  • فیلم جنجال در عروسی 2016-12-06 18:26

    Belgium to host Iran's 3D 'Ballyhoo at the Wedding'

    TEHRAN, Dec. 06 (MNA) – 'Ballyhoo at the Wedding' directed by Seyed Reza Khatibi will go on screen at the 3D Stereo Media festival in Belgium.

  • فیلم رفتن 2016-12-01 20:57

    ‘Parting’ to open Indian IFFK

    TEHRAN, Dec. 01 (MNA) – Navid Mahmoudi’s latest film ‘Parting’ will open the 21st International Film Festival of Kerala in India.

  • جشنواره زوبروفکا لهستان 2016-11-26 17:48

    Polish filmfest. to host 7 Iranian shorts, jury

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Seven Iranian short films will be screened at Zubroffka Intl. Film Festival in Poland which hosts an Iranian filmmaker as part of its jury panel.

  • رویاهای دم صبح 2016-11-26 15:54

    Iran wins 2 awards in 10th Asia Pacific Screen Awards

    TEHRAN, Nov. 26 (MNA) – Winners in the 10th Asia Pacific Screen Awards, the region’s highest accolade in film, were announced on Friday at a glittering ceremony in Brisbane.