• Iran-Italy 2018-05-13 15:43

    Iran, Italy to boost coop. on combating narcotics, money laundering

    TEHRAN, May 13 (MNA) – The draft of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) has been prepared which aims to promote the cooperation between the two country regarding the fight against narcotics and money laundering.

  • Italy 2018-05-10 11:35

    Iran, Italy discuss expansion of consular ties

    TEHRAN, May 10 (MNA) – Iran and Italy emphasized the expansion of consular relations at a meeting in Tehran on Wednesday.

  • چتر خاکستری 2018-05-09 16:01

    ‘Gray Umbrella’ goes to film festivals in Italy, Colombia

    TEHRAN, May 09 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘Gray Umbrella’ directed by Mohmmad Poustindouz has been accepted into the screening programs of two film festivals in Italy and Colombia.

  • ‘Iran to ditch nuclear deal if Europe fails to convince U.S.’ 2018-05-03 13:57

    E4, Iran to discuss regional issues in Rome

    TEHRAN, May 03 (MNA) – Diplomats from Italy, France, Britain and Germany (E4) will meet on Thursday with senior Iranian officials in Rome to discuss regional issues.

  • پنجمین روز سی و ششمین جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2018-04-28 18:00

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    2018 Fajr Intl. Film Festival roundup: Stronger than ever

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – Iran’s largest annual film event and the longest running in the Middle East wrapped up on Fri. after running for 9 days. This year’s festival was abuzz with more energy and activity in the presence of Italian actor Franco Nero and American director Oliver Stone.

  • اجرای لودویکو ایناودی 2018-04-28 16:11

    VIDEO: Ludovico Einaudi live in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 28 (MNA) – World-renowned, award-winning Italian composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi and his five-man band performed for three consecutive nights to an enthusiastic Iranian audience.

  • ludovico einaudi 2018-04-24 15:51

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    I trust my heart, says Ludovico Einaudi about his successful musical career

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – Award-winning Italian composer Ludovico Einaudi, who is scheduled for three shows in Tehran starting Tue., says he follows his heart in creating music, citing 'luck' as the factor that his passion aligned itself with something that a lot of people like.

  • einaudi 2018-04-24 10:51

    VIDEO: Ludovico Einaudi attends Q&A panel in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 24 (MNA) – World-renown Italian pianist and composer Ludovico Einaudi attended a Q&A panel with the press a day before his scheduled shows in Tehran. In this part, he talks about the music video for 'Elegy for the Arctic' where he plays on a grand piano balanced on a fragile raft to lament and warn about climate change and the melting of glaciers. "I am happy that this was seen by millions of people," he says.

  • دومین روز سی و ششمین جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2018-04-22 13:46

    By: Marjohn Sheikhi

    Franco Nero: The Golden Age is over

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – The legendary Italian actor Franco Nero says the golden age of the Italian cinema “will never return” and blames it on television and the damage it has done to people’s film-watching habits.

  • بدو رستم بدو 2018-04-22 10:58

    ‘Run, Rostam, Run’ finds way into 5 more intl. film festivals

    TEHRAN, Apr. 22 (MNA) – Short animated piece ‘Run Rostam Run’ by Hossein Molayemi has been accepted into the competition section of five more international film festivals in Russia, Belarus, Bulgaria, Serbia and Italy.

  • دومین روز سی و ششمین جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2018-04-21 15:53

    VIDEO: Franco Nero attends Q&A panel in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – On Fri., Italian legend Franco Nero took part in a Q&A panel as part of the FIFF36 programs. He believes that luck had played a part in his international exposure and landing him as many as 220 roles all across the world. “If I ever win an Oscar, I will dedicate it to all the great actors and actresses in the world who were not just as lucky,” he says. “I believe in destiny. There’s an African proverb that says, you can wake up early in the morning, but your destiny has woken up 30 minutes before you.”

  • ludovico einaudi 2018-04-21 14:35

    Ludovico Einaudi promises surprises in upcoming Tehran shows

    TEHRAN, Apr. 21 (MNA) – Critically-acclaimed composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi told Mehr News that he will perform a few ‘surprising’ tracks for the Iranian audience during his shows on 25-27 April in Tehran.

  • گفتگو با عباس عراقچی 2018-04-19 17:11

    Deputy FM:

    'We won’t allow US to damage JCPOA, Iran’s interests'

    TEHRAN, Apr. 19 (MNA) – Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Political Affairs Seyyed Abbas Araghchi said on Wednesday that Iran’s foreign ministry won’t allow Americans’ animosity against Iran to damage the JCPOA or Iran’s interests.

  • پرچم ایتالیا 2018-04-13 10:20

    Italy not to take part in Syria bombing

    TEHRAN, Apr. 12 (MNA) – Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni said in a series of Syria-related phone talks that Rome will not take part in military action against Bashar Assad's government.

  • نیکولا پیووانی 2018-04-10 16:10

    Oscar-winning composer Nicola Piovani comes to Iran

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – Italian composer Nicola Piovani, who won the Academy Award for Best Original Score for the movie 'Life Is Beautiful', is a special guest at the 2018 Fajr International Film Festival.

  • فرانکو نرو 2018-04-10 11:48

    Italian Legend Franco Nero to attend 2018 Fajr Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Apr. 10 (MNA) – He may have a reputation as one of cinema’s original monosyllabic tough guys, playing Django in Sergio Corbucci’s 1966 iconic Spaghetti Western of the same name, but today actor Franco Nero couldn’t be more warm and charming. And he is going to bring that warmth and charm to Iran's Fajr Film Festival this month.

  • sssss 2018-03-18 12:59

    Iranian National Orchestra to perform in Italy

    TEHRAN, Mar. 18 (MNA) – At the official invitation of Italian conductor of “Emilia-Romagna” orchestra, a number of musicians fromIranian National Orchestra will travel to Italy to take part in special performance of this magnificent orchestra.

  • جشنواره جهانی فیلم فجر 2018-03-17 10:27

    FIFF36 gives special focus to Italian cinema

    TEHRAN, Mar. 17 (MNA) – Seven Italian films produced in 2017 have been selected to be featured in 'A Retrospective of Italian Cinema' at the 36th edition of Fajr International Film Festival.

  • فیلم کوتاه دوستت دارم 2018-03-14 11:30

    ‘I Love You’ goes to Italy’s Skepto Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Mar. 14 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘I Love You’ directed by Babak Habibifard has made it into the main competition section of the 2018 Skepto International Film Festival in Italy.

  • لودوویکو اینائودی 2018-03-11 18:29

    Ludovico Einaudi to perform in Tehran

    TEHRAN, Mar. 11 (MNA) – Critically-acclaimed composer and pianist Ludovico Einaudi is coming to Tehran for the very first time to perform his heartfelt and emotionally-charged music on the Iranian stage.

  • فیلم کاسکو 2018-02-28 17:02

    ‘Kasco’ to vie at two intl. filmfests.

    TEHRAN, Feb. 28 (MNA) – Iranian short ‘Kasco’ directed by Mojtaba Ghasemi will be screened in two international film festivals in Bangladesh and Italy.

  • dddd 2018-02-20 13:04

    Italy’s UN envoy:

    JCPOA, ‘significant pillar’ to guarantee global peace and security

    TEHRAN, Feb. 20 (MNA) – Italy’s permanent envoy to the United Nations Sebastiano Cardie on Tuesday said that Iran’s nuclear deal dubbed “Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action, JCPOA” is an important document which can guarantee peace and security in the international level.

  • پیشخدمت و آلفابت 2018-02-04 15:26

    2 Iranian brothers’ animations shortlisted at Italy’s STIFF

    TEHRAN, Feb. 04 (MNA) – Animated pieces ‘Alphabet’ by Kianoush Abedi and ‘The Servant’ by Farnoush Abedi have been shortlisted as semi-finalists at the 2018 San Mauro Torinese Internatioanl Film Festival (STIFF) in Italy.

  • fao 2018-02-01 18:05

    FAO hosts workshop on challenges similar to Lake Urmia restoration

    TEHRAN, Feb.1 (MNA) – FAO headquarters in Rome hosted a group of international experts that specialize in social-ecological systems to discuss a number of case studies including the Lake Urmia Restoration program.

  • انیمیشن «ما» 2018-01-31 13:14

    ‘We’ goes to Italian filmfest. as semi-finalist

    TEHRAN, Jan. 31 (MNA) – Iranian animated piece ‘We’, directed by Fatemeh Fadaei Darestani, has been accepted into the semi-finalist section of 2nd San Mauro International Film Festival (STIFF) in Italy.

  • Italy 2018-01-21 10:58

    MEAF obliged to implement Iran-Italy financial deal

    TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (MNA) – Ministry of Economic Affairs and Finance (MEAF) was missioned to implement financial agreement inked between Iran and Italy.

  • filmfestival 2018-01-20 14:06

    Six Iranian shorts go to Italy’s Cefalù Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 20 (MNA) – The third edition of Cefalù Film Festival in Italy’s Palermo will screen six Iranian short films in its main competition section.

  • انیمیشن آلفابت 2018-01-14 14:23

    ‘Alphabet’ goes to Italy’s Malatesta Short Filmfest.

    TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (MNA) – Iranian short animation ‘Alphabet’ directed by Kianoush Abedi will be screened in the 2nd Malatesta Short Film Festival in Italy.

  •  دیدار وزیر امور خارجه با وزیر امور خارجه عمان و ایتالیا 2018-01-09 09:31

    By: Iman Hamikhah

    Zarif meets with Omani, Italian officials

    TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with Omani counterpart and Italian former prime minister on Monday.

  • ظریف و نخست وزیر اسبق ایتالیا 2018-01-08 20:48

    FM Zarif calls for EU’s practical measures for JCPOA

    TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (MNA) – Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif received former Italian Foreign Minister Massimo D'Alema in Tehran on Monday.