Sunday, July 21, 2019 05:02

A Separation

France names Iranian filmmaker to prestigious order

Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi received France’s Officier des Arts et des Lettres medal from French Culture Minister Aurelie Filipetti on February 27. » read more

Official calls for Oscar boycott

The deputy head of Film and Cinema Affairs at Iran’s Culture Ministry has called for a boycott of the 85th Academy Awards. » read more

Farhadi shows support for Afghan immigrants

Prominent Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, in a gesture of support for Afghan immigrants in Iran, is holding screening and discussion sessions of his award-winning film A Separation for those immigrants. » read more

Iranian director ranks high on Time’s list

As Time magazine tallies votes for its Person of the Year for 2012, Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, who won this year’s Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, is sitting at fourth place out of 100. » read more

Farhadi to shoot next film in France

The acclaimed Iranian director Asghar Farhadi will shoot a French-language film in Paris next fall. » read more

Asghar Farhadi returns to Iran

Asghar Farhadi, the acclaimed director of A Separation, the winner of this year’s Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film, made his triumphant return to Iran yesterday. He was welcomed by a large crowd of supporters as well as official representatives of Iran’s Ministry of Culture and Guidance. » read more

Culture Minister shares in “A Separation” victory

Iran’s Minister of Culture and Guidance says the permit issued by his ministry was key to the international success of Asghar Farhadi’s celebrated film “A Separation”. » read more

"A Separation" makes Oscar history

Asghar Farhadi’s “A Separation” has become the first Iranian film to win an Oscar, collecting the award for Best Foreign Language Film at the 84th annual Academy Awards ceremonies. » read more

"A Separation" wins France's Cesar Award

Asghar Farhadi’s A Separation has won the Cesar Award for Best Foreign Film as selected by members of France’s Académie des arts et techniques du cinema. » read more

"A Separation" wins two awards in JIFF

Asghar Farhadi’s A Separation has won the Golden Camel award for the best director at Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF). » read more