• اسکار Today 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.

  • مراسم تجلیل از اصغر فرهادی 2017-03-04 09:18

    By: Majid Asgharipour

    Commemoration of Asghar Farhadi

    TEHRAN, Mar. 04 (MNA) – Cinema Museum of Iran hosted a tribute to Oscar-winning filmmaker Asghar Farhadi on Friday.

  • 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.

  • محمدباقر نوبخت 2017-02-27 20:15


    Saudis major loser in Yemen

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Cabinet spokesperson has told a press conference defense budget had a 128-per cent rise in budget bill of fiscal year ending March 21, 2018.

  • 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 2017-02-27 08:52

    'The Salesman' wins Oscar of best foreign language movie

    TEHRAN, Feb. 27 (MNA) – Iranian acclaimed director Asghar Farhadi won his second Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film Sunday evening local time at the 89th Academy Awards.

  • UNDER THE SHADOW 2016-12-05 11:00

    Triple win for ‘Under the Shadow’ in BIFA

    TEHRAN, Dec. 05 (MNA) – Persian-language horror film ‘Under the Shadow’ by Iranian director Babak Anvari which represents UK’s Oscar entry won three awards at the British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) Sunday.

  • فیلم فروشنده 2016-11-30 15:10

    Iran’s ‘The Salesman’ takes 1st step toward winning Oscar

    TEHRAN, Nov. 30 (MNA) – By naming Asghar Farhadi’s ‘The Salesman’ the best foreign language film of the year by US National Board of Review, the Iranian drama has taken its 1st step toward winning the 2017 Oscar.

  • فروشنده 2016-09-17 15:20

    ‘The Salesman’ to run for 2017 Oscars

    TEHRAN, Sep. 17 (MNA) – Asghar Farhadi’s Cannes award-winner drama ‘The Salesman’ has been chosen to represent Iran at the US Oscars 2017.

  • فیلم فروشنده 2016-09-14 22:08

    Tentative list for Iran’s Oscars representative released

    TEHRAN, Sep. 14 (MNA) – Iran’s Oscars Representative Board, a body of directors and producers to decide upon Iran’s Oscars representing movie, have prepared a tentative list of the movies for further examination.

  • 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.