Category: Films

The documentary looks at the life and work of Iranian artist Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian, whose work first came to attention…

The public taxis which traverse the city picking up passengers randomly on the streets have somehow become part of the…

Javad Yassari’s songs are emotional roller-coasters of love, loss and loneliness. His songs has become the voice of a very old but overlooked…

The Museum of Contemporary Art in Tehran was widely deemed to own the most important and comprehensive collection of modern…

In essence, The Statues of Tehran interrogates the function of monuments in today’s Tehran, an ideology-ridden postmodern megalopolis, afflicted with…

Jahangir Razmi is an award-winning Iranian photographer and the author of the entry that won the 1980 Pulitzer Prize for…

Every year during the holy month of Muharram, ordinary merchants, truckdrivers and carpet salesmen don costumes to reenact the death…

Persian gardens gives a behind-the-scenes look at one of the largest and most ambitious art exhibition in Iran since the…

Despite the threat of mines, assassination, and death by dehydration and starvation, determined Shiite Muslims as many as 3,000 a…

Two Bows takes a look at two performers with radically different lives and approaches. In Rome, Reza Derakhshani infuses his…

A documentary about the Godars, Artist-Gypsies Living in Iran. The Godars are nomadic gypsies who migrated fromIndia to Iran and…

In 2002 the Nour vocal quintet founded by Christophe Rezai, worked on the Occidental polyphonic repertoire from the 15th to…

I saw Shoosh is a short film based on a poem by Mehdi Akhavan-Sales (1928-1990), one of the most prominent…