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  • فیلم نفس 2017-09-19 15:34

    Abyar’s ‘Breath’ selected as Iran 2018 Oscar entry

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – Narges Abyar’s Iran-Iraq war drama ‘Breath’ has been selected as Iran’s Foreign Language Academy Award entry for 2018.

  • از برای آزادی 2017-09-19 14:50

    ‘For Freedom’ to be screened at Pakistan filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – The animated film ‘For Freedom’ directed by Ahmad Khoshniat has been accepted into the screening program of the first Asia Peace Film Festival in Pakistan.

  • جشنواره «کودکان جهان» 2017-09-19 14:22

    IICFF to screen four Iranian films

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – Four Iranian films will go on screen at Istanbul International Children Film Festival (IICFF) to be held in Turkey from September 22-24.

  • «روتوش» در جشنواره آسیانا 2017-09-19 12:08

    ‘Retouch’ to vie at AISFF

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – The short film ‘Retouch’ directed by Kave Mazaheri will vie as Iran's representative at Asiana International Short Film Festival (AISFF) in November.

  • UNESCO 2017-09-19 12:07

    UNESCO to celebrate Intl. Peace Day in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 19 (MNA) – On 20 September 2017, UNESCO will celebrate the International Peace Day with a public event at Azadi Tower, in cooperation with the Roudhaki Foundation, the Iranian National Commission for UNESCO, and Day Sun Cultural Institute.

  • breath 2017-09-18 16:34

    ‘Breath’ goes to Arab Film Festival in Tübingen

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – Iran-Iraq war drama 'Breath,' directed by Narges Abyar, has been accepted into the screening program of 13th Arab Film Festival in Tübingen, Germany.

  • نمایشگاه آثار معرق ایرانی و اجرای موسیقی کره‌ جنوبی 2017-09-18 15:49

    S Korea hosts art expo. aiming to rise cultural exchanges with Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – South Korean Embassy to Tehran hosted an exhibition of Iranian mosaic art and South Korean music on Friday.

  • فیلم کوتاه آلان 2017-09-18 13:08

    ‘Alan’ wins Best Kurdish Short Film at Iraqi filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘Alan’ directed by Mostafa Gandomkar won Best Kurdish Short Film Award at the 5th Duhok International Film Festival in Iraq.

  • پیشخدمت 2017-09-17 23:10

    ‘The Servant’ wins Best Animated Film in California filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Iranian short animated piece ‘The Servant’ directed by Farnoush Abedi has won the award for Best Animated Film in Horrible Imaginings Film Festival in San Diego, California.

  • «بیست و یک روز بعد» در آسیاپاسفیک 2017-09-17 15:22

    ’21 Days Later’ to vie at Asia Pacific Screen Awards

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) –’21 Days Later’, a feature film directed by Mohammad Reza Kheradmandan and produced by Soureh Cinema will compete in the 11th edition of Asia Pacific Screen Awards in Australia.

  • hunger 2017-09-17 15:14

    UN report:

    World hunger again on rise driven by conflict, climate change

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – After steadily declining for over a decade, global hunger is on the rise again, affecting 815 million people in 2016, or 11 per cent of the global population, says a new edition of the annual United Nations report on world food security and nutrition released today.

  • autumn memories 2017-09-16 20:31

    'Autumn Memories' to vie at Torino Film Festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) –After 7 successful participations at international festivals, the three-nation production ‘Autumn Memories’ directed by an Iranian filmmaker will compete at 35th edition of the Torino Film Festival.

  • مستند برد 2017-09-16 18:09

    ‘The Rock’ to vie at Estonia's filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – Iranian documentary ‘The Rock’ directed by Hamid Jafari has been accepted into the screening program of 15th Matsalu International Nature Film Festival in Estonia.

  • غدیر 2017-09-16 17:27

    Mehr picked as best news agency at Ghadir media festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) –The 11th edition of Ghadir Media Festival was closed on Saturday in Iraqi city of Najaf.

  • آیین اختتامیه ششمین جشنواره فیلم سبز ایران 2017-09-16 16:38

    By: Behnam Towfighi

    Green Filmfest. closes in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – The 6th edition of the International Green Film Festival wrapped up in Tehran on Friday, hosting the former chief of environment department as a special guest.

  • فیلم کوپال 2017-09-16 15:35

    Kupal goes to Colombia's Botoga Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – ‘Kupal’, a feature film directed by Kazem Mollaie, will be screened as the only Asian representative in the 34th edition of Bogota International Film Festival in Colombia.

  • نمایشگاه آثار معرق ایرانی و اجرای موسیقی کره‌ جنوبی 2017-09-16 14:40

    By: Mohammad Khodabakhsh

    Iranian mosaic art expo., S Korean music held in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 16 (MNA) – Iranian mosaic art exhibition and South Korean music was held Friday in the South Korean ambassador's residence in Tehran.

  • جشنواره بین‌المللی غدیر در نجف اشرف 2017-09-15 14:29

    Najaf hosts 11st Intl. Ghadir Festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – The 11th International Ghadir Festival was held in Najaf, Iraq on Thursday.

  • نخستین جشنواره غذاهای تایلندی در رستوران سرو هتل پارسیان آزادی 2017-09-15 11:05

    By: Shahabeddin Ghayyoumi

    1st Thai Food Festival held in Iran

    TEHRAN, Sep. 15 (MNA) – The 1st Thai Food Festival was held at Tehran's Parsian Azadi International Hotel on Thursday afternoon.

  •  مراسم جشن عید سعید غدیر برای انگلیسی زبانان 2017-09-15 10:23

    Eid al-Ghadir celebration for English speakers

    LONDON, Sep. 15 (MNA) – Eid al-Ghadir ceremony for English speakers was held in Islamic Center of England.

  • نقش نگار 2017-09-13 16:44

    ‘Negar’s Role’ to vie at Scotland’s Aberdeen festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – ‘Negar’s Role’, a motion picture directed by Ali Atshani, will be screened at the first edition of Aberdeen International Film Festival in Scotland.

  • UNWTO 2017-09-13 10:48

    Iran attends UNWTO General Assembly in China

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – The head of Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization of Iran has traveled to China in order to participate in the 22nd World Tourism Organization General Assembly.

  • نشست رسانه ای نوزدهمین جشن بزرگ سینمای ایران 2017-09-13 09:49

    19th Iran Cinema Celebration names winners

    TEHRAN, Sep. 13 (MNA) – The best of Iranian cinema this year were awarded during a special ceremony of the 19th Iran Cinema Celebration on Tue., with Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’ scooping the most awards.

  • هزار افسان 2017-09-12 20:20

    ‘A Thousand Tales’ to vie at Calcutta Film Festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Iranian animation ‘A Thousand Tales’ which narrates a selection of Shahnameh stories is nominated for the best animation award in Calcutta Film Festival in India.

  • دوازدهمین جشنواره بین المللی تئاتر خیابانی مریوان 2017-09-12 20:19

    By: Mobin Peymankar

    12th intl. street theater festival

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – The 12th edition of the International Marivan Festival of Street Theater is underway in Sanandaj, the capital city of Iranian western province of Kurdistan.

  • موزه سینما 2017-09-12 14:37

    Iran celebrates Cinema Day on Sep. 12

    TEHRAN, Sep. 12 (MNA) – Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi has issued a message of felicitations to the great family of Iranian cinema on the occasion of National Cinema Day on September 12.

  • فیلم رفتن 2017-09-11 17:24

    ‘Parting’ wins top prize at Afghan filmfest. of Stockholm

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – Iranian film ‘Parting’ directed by Navid Mahmoudi and produced by Jamshid Mahmoudi has won the top prize at the 9th Afghan Film Festival of Stockholm in Sweden.

  • میانمار 2017-09-11 16:03

    Myanmar bans Iran’s humanitarian aid supplies

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – Myanmar has imposed a ban on the delivery of a 40 tons of shipment containing relief supplies from Iran to Rohingya Muslism, according to head of Iranian Red Crescent Society.

  • فیلم تنازع 2017-09-11 10:08

    ‘Survival’ goes to Moroccan filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 11 (MNA) – Iranian short film ‘Survival’ directed by Masoud Hatami has been accepted into the competition section of the 2nd Ouarzazate International Film Festival (OIFF) in Morocco.

  • فیلم اولین تولد 2017-09-10 19:36

    Greg Grunberg, Taylor Cole to cast in Atshani's '1st Born'

    TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (MNA) – New cast members including Greg Grunberg and Taylor Cole have joined Ali Atshani's comedy '1st Born', a US-Iranian co-production.