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jailed filmmakers

Filmmaker released after three months

Iranian documentary filmmaker Mojtaba MirTahmasb has been released from Evin Prison after three months in jail. » read more

Iranian activists condemn flogging sentence for actress

A statement issued on behalf of 280 Iranian cultural and social activists is expressing their support for Iranian actress Marzieh Vafamehr, who has been sentenced to flogging for her role in “My Tehran for Sale.” » read more

Jail term confirmed for Iranian filmmakers

An Iranian appellate court has confirmed the prison sentence of Iranian filmmakers Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasoulof. » read more

Iran releases two detained filmmakers

Two of the recently arrested Iranian documentary makers charged with collaborating with Persian BBC were released yesterday after 22 days in jail. » 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