Jamshid Mahmoudi's debut feature, "A Few Cubic Meters of Love" is Afghanistan's entry for the foreign-language Academy Awards.
ABC's "Modern Family" has received an Iranian makeover — and it's not so modern. "Haft Sang," which translates to "seven stones," premiered last Sunday in Iran and depicts a similarly large and…
Concern is mounting in the international film community over Iranian director, actress and women's rights activist Mahnaz Mohammadi who on June 7th reportedly began serving a five year sentence in…
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Supporters of creative freedom have to be heartened by a recent snapshot of events in Iran, which suggest that president Hassan Rouhani, elected one year ago in a repudiation of conservatism in the…
Seeing Iran and the West engaging in back-and-forth diplomacy after years of sanctions and threats, John Marks, president of Washington-based NGO Search for Common Ground, long active in back-channel…
An explosion on a film set in Iran has left five cast and crew members dead and at least two others seriously injured.' The explosion occurred on Wednesday in Sacred Defense Cinematic Town, a…
We should not be surprised, sadly, that an angry film about pedophilia, and a closed society's horrifically inept efforts to confront it, still needed to be made in Iran.
STOCKHOLM — Stockholm Film Festival launched a protest outside the Iranian embassy to show support for Mohammad Rasoulof and denounce censorship. The helmer was supposed to travel to the festival to…
Iran has submitted “The Past,” by “A Separation” director Asghar Farhadi, as its candidate for the foreign-language film Academy Award race. The choice, which comes amid the rapprochement under way…
The drama follows an Iranian who leaves his French wife and two kids in Paris, goes back to Iran and then returns four years later to get divorced.