Annual Academy Awards



  • اسکار 2017-12-16 10:44

    Iran’s 'Breath' fails to make Oscars shortlist

    TEHRAN, Dec. 16 (MNA) – Iran’s Foreign Language Academy Award entry for 2018, Narges Abyar’s Iran-Iraq war drama ‘Breath’, did not make the Academy’s shortlist that was announced on Thursday.

  • فیلم روتوش 2017-12-12 09:45

    ‘Retouch’ loses seat at original list of Academy Awards

    TEHRAN, Dec. 12 (MNA) – Iranian successful short 'Retouch', which has already won different awards at international film festivals, lost the opportunity to take part in 2018 Academy Awards original list.

  • 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.

  • انیمیشن اکتسابات انتسابی 2017-05-14 16:32

    LA Filmfest. to screen ‘Ascribed Achievement’

    TEHRAN, May 14 (MNA) – Iranian animated movie ‘Ascribed Achievement’ directed by Samaneh Shojaei will go on screen at the Los Angeles Film Festival, which is a qualifying event for the short films categories of the Academy Awards.

  • جلسه علنی مجلس شورای اسلامی 2017-03-01 14:03

    MPs laud Farhadi for Oscar win

    TEHRAN, Mar. 01 (MNA) – Over 100 members of the Iranian Parliament have issued a message of congratulation after Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’ won the Oscar at the 89th Academy Awards.

  • نشست خبری بهرام قاسمی سخنگوی وزارت خارجه 2017-02-27 16:24

    Iranian art envoys send voice of Natl. honor to world

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said Iranian art ambassadors could send to the world the voice of culture, civilization, peace, dignity and national honor of Iranians in the international communities.

  • سید رضا صالحی امیری وزیر فرهنگ و ارشاد اسلامی 2017-02-27 15:02

    Culture Min. lauds Farhadi for Oscar win, anti-Trump stance

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Iran’s Culture Minister Salehi Amiri congratulated Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi for winning the Oscar for ‘The Salesman’ and lauded his stance against the racist policy of Trump administration against refugees.

  • oscars2017 2017-02-27 09:34

    VIDEO: Farhadi urges world toward empathy

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Iranian director Asghar Farhadi won his second Academy Award on Sun. for his film 'The Salesman'. Iranian-American engineer Anousheh Ansari, who also happens to be the first Iranian to go into space, accepted the award on Farhadi’s behalf. Ansari was also accompanied by former NASA director Firouz Naderi.

  • the salesman 2017-01-24 18:52

    Farhadi’s drama nominated for Academy Award 

    TEHRAN, Jan. 24 (MNA) – Asghar Farhadi’s latest drama film, The Salesman, which won two awards at the Cannes Film Festival in 2016, has been announced among the 5 hopeful for the Academy Award for the best foreign language film in 2017.

  • جدایی نادر از سیمین 2016-11-20 20:40

    Pakistan screens Farhadi’s ‘A Separation’

    TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (MNA) – Asghar Farhadi’s drama film ‘A Separation’, which won Academy Award in 2012, was screened in Pakistan on Saturday November 19.

  • فیلم سکوت 2016-10-24 14:26

    'The Silence' closer to Academy Awards

    TEHRAN, Oct. 24 (MNA) – Chance of Iranian short film 'The Silence' directed by Ali Asgari and Farnoush Samadi increased to be included in the initial list of Academy Awards.

  • stripy 2015-11-01 16:06

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Stripy; when music gives birth to an animated piece

    TEHRAN, Nov. 01 (MNA) – Passionate admirers of Walt Disney’s classic films, Iranian brothers Babak and Behnoud Nekooei crafted a stunning 2D animated piece called ‘Stripy’ which has garnered international recognition.

  • آغی 2015-10-04 21:15

    Iran’s ‘Elegy’ shortlisted for 89th Academy Awards

    TEHRAN, Oct. 04 (MNA) – Yousef Kargar’s ‘Elegy’ has received a nomination to the 2016 Academy Awards after winning the Jury Award for Best Foreign Short at the 3rd Summer Slam Film Festival (SSFF) 2015.

  • فیلم «محمد رسول الله» 2015-09-26 16:18

    Muhammad to represent Iran at 88th Academy Awards

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – Muhammad (S), the Messenger of God, renowned Iranian director Majid Majidi’s latest film about the Prophet of Islam (S), has been selected for presentation to the 88th Academy Awards in 2016.

  • Elegy 2015-09-22 14:16

    Elegy closer to be nominated for Annual Academy Awards

    TEHRAN, Sep. 22 (MNA) – Yousef Karegar’s short film Elegy was nominated as the best short film at the 3rd Summer Slam Film Festival 2015, being closer to be nominated to the Academy Award.