Iranian Director



  • فیلم آوا Yesterday 15:18

    ‘AVA’ receives 8 nominations from Canadian Screen Awards

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – ‘Ava’, the first feature film by Sadaf Foroughi, received eight nominations from the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television.

  • آیین قرعه کشی برنامه نمایش فیلم های سی و ششمین جشنواره فیلم فجر در سینمای رسانه ها 2018-01-11 13:12

    By: Majid Hamed Haghdoust

    Screening brackets for 36th Fajr Film Fest. drawn

    TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (MNA) – The ceremony to draw the brackets of screening for the 36th edition of Fajr Film Festival was held on Wednesday. The event which hosted renowned Iranian directors, actors, and screen-writers was held at Pardis Mellat cinema complex of Tehran.

  • کیانوش عابدی 2018-01-02 16:16

    Iranian director to serve as jury member in french filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 02 (MNA) – Iranian director Kianoush Abedi will serve as a jury member at the 2nd Les Film de la Toile Festival.

  • محمدحسین شاه محمدی 2017-12-17 12:41

    Iranian filmmaker joins Short Soup as juror

    TEHRAN, Dec. 17 (MNA) – Iran’s Shah-Mohammadi has been appointed as a member of the International Jury Panel of 2018 Short Soup film festival to convene in Australia.

  • ماهی سیاه کوچولو 2017-12-04 14:53

    ‘The Little Black Fish’ to appear on stage in Iran

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – ‘The Little Black Fish’, a play based on one of the most celebrated Iranian stories, will appear on stage in Iran after having been performed in the US.

  • جشنواره فیکما 2017-11-29 16:22

    ‘Kupal’ wins at FICMA film fest.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 29 (MNA) – ‘Kupal’ written and directed by Kazem Mollaie won the best film award in the international section at 2017 FICMA film festival, Mexico.

  • فیلم ماجرای نیمروز 2017-11-20 09:39

    ‘Midday Adventures’ to go on screen at IFFI

    TEHRAN, Nov. 20 (MNA) – ‘Midday Adventures’ will be screened at 2017 International Film Festival of India in Goa.

  • رهایی از بهشت 2017-11-18 16:04

    ‘Release from heaven’ wins at Italian filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – ‘Release from heaven’ was awarded the best animation award at Oniros film awards.

  • کوپال 2017-11-18 12:15

    ‘Kupal’ wins jury award at KIFF

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – ‘Kupal’ by Kazem Mollaie won the jury award at the 23rd Kolkata International Film Festival.

  • «به کجا می‌رویم؟» 2017-11-18 10:41

    ‘Where Are We Going?’ to vie at Ukrainian Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Nov. 18 (MNA) – Documentary short film ‘Where Are We Going?’ by Reza Majlesi will compete as finalist at Zaporizhia film festival, Ukraine.

  • فیلم «پیژامه راه راه پدر» 2017-11-14 10:18

    2 Iranian shorts to go on screen at Russian event

    TEHRAN, Nov. 14 (MNA) – ‘The Wind Carried the Striped Pajama of Dad’ by Mohammad Sadeghi and ‘the Refugee Camp’ by Saeed Naghavian will be screened in the 22nd Radonezh film festival.

  • رضا درمیشیان 2017-10-02 11:01

    Iranian director joins jury panel in Slemani Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Oct. 02 (MNA) – Iranian director Reza Darmishian will join jury panel at the competitive category of short films in the 2nd edition of Slemani International Film Festival in Iraq Kurdistan.

  • جونز.میرکریمی 2017-09-26 16:28

    Iranian director joins jury at Tokyo Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Sep. 26 (MNA) – Iranian writer-director and producer Reza Mirkarimi joins the competition jury at next month’s Tokyo International Film Festival where American actor Tommy Lee Jones will head the jury, Variety reports.

  • کیارستمی 2016-10-30 13:19

    Kolkata filmfest. to honor Abbas Kiarostami

    TEHRAN, Oct. 30 (MNA) – Concurrent with celebrating the 400th death anniversary of William Shakespeare, the Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) will also pay respect to Polish director Andrej Wazda and Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami.

  • رخشان بنی اعتماد در هرات 2016-10-20 18:22

    Herat film fest. honors Iran’s Rakhshan Bani E’temad

    TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) – Iranian renowned female director, Rakhshan Bani E’temad, was awarded at the 4th International Women's Film Festival in Herat city of Afghanistan for a life-long contribution to women’s cinema.

  • نمایشگاه عکسهای عباس کیارستمی 2016-07-15 21:13

    By: Mahmoud Rahimi

    Photo Exhibition of late Abbas Kiarostami

    TEHRAN, Jul. 15 (MNA) – Photo Exhibition of internationally-acclaimed late Iranian film director Abbas Kiarostami is open to the public since July 15 to August 19 at Boom Gallery in Tehran.

  • مجلس ترحیم زنده یاد عباس کیارستمی 2016-07-13 09:24

    By: Mahmoud Rahimi

    Ceremony commemorates late Abbas Kiarostami

    TEHRAN, Jul. 13 (MNA) – Iranian prominent director Abbas Kiarostami who died at 76 in France on July 4, was commemorated on Tuesday evening with the presence of artists and filmmakers in the hall of Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults.

  • مرحوم عباس کیارستمی 2016-07-09 19:45

    Abbas Kiarostami; some frames of his life

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Abbas Kiarostami, Iranian director of some international merit has died in a hospital in Paris at 76. Mr. Kiarostami had been suffering from cancer and had been to Paris to further treatment after he underwent a surgery in Tehran.

  • استقبال اهالی سینما از پیکر مرحوم عباس کیارستمی 2016-07-09 08:48

    By: Babak Barzouyeh

    Kiarostami's body flown back to home for funeral

    TEHRAN, Jul. 09 (MNA) – Acclaimed Iranian film director Abbas Kiarostami's body came back home from Paris, for funeral ceremony and was warmly received by Iranian artists and cultural figures on Friday.

  • عباس کیارستمی 2016-07-05 01:41

    Acclaimed director Abbas Kiarostami dies at 76

    TEHRAN, Jul. 05 (MNA) – Abbas Kiarostami, award-winning Iranian filmmaker, died at 76 in Paris on Monday.

  • عباس کیارستمی 2016-07-03 10:59

    Iranian director invited to join Oscars

    TEHRAN, Jul. 03 (MNA) – In a move to become more diverse, the Oscars invited 683 people to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

  • نمایش سالگشتگی 2015-10-20 17:25

    Beirut to host Iranian director’s ‘Timeloss’

    TEHRAN, Oct. 20 (MNA) – Timeloss, a play directed by Amir Reza Koohestani will go on stage in Beirut in November 2015.