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Iranian filmmakers

Farhadi’s “The Past” gets Golden Globe nomination

Asghar Farhadi’s latest film, The Past, has been nominated for the best foreign language film at the Golden Globe Awards. » read more

Japan honours Iranian filmmaker for invaluable contributions

The Japanese government has bestowed its Medal of Honour upon Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami. » read more

Filmmakers acquitted of “collaborating with BBC”

A group of documentary makers who had been accused by the Iranian judiciary of “collaborating with BBC” have been acquitted of the charges. » read more

Iranian films shown at Dutch doc festival

Four Iranian films will be screened at the 25th International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), which began November 14 and continues until November 25. » read more

Iranian film wins Beirut Festival award

A Dog’s Life (Zendegiye Sagi) by Iranian filmmaker Hana Makhmalbaf has won the Gold “Aleph” for Best Middle-Eastern Short Film at the Beirut International Film Festival. » read more

"Iran national broadcaster filed suit against filmmakers"

Iranian documentary makers were arrested because of a complaint from Iran’s national broadcaster, Seda va Sima, says a relative of one of the detainees. » read more

Collaboration with foreign networks seen as "illegal" for Iranian filmmakers

Collaboration with Persian-language networks outside Iran is “illegal,” says Iran’s House of Cinema in a letter addressed to the Association of Iranian Documentary Makers. » read more