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Iranian cinema stopped bombs from falling on Iran
Icelandic director and producer Fridrik Thor Fridriksson held a film directing workshop on Friday at the Talent Campus (Darol Fonoun) of 35th Fajr Film Festival at Felestin Cinema, Tehran.
The modified version of the 1987 Iranian feature film ‘Captain Khorshid’ written and directed by Nasser Taghvai will be unveiled at the 35th Fajr International Film Festival (FIFF) on April 22 at Charsou Cineplex in Tehran.
Iranian documentary ‘Alone Among the Taliban’, directed by Mohsen Eslamzadeh, is competing in three international film festival in USA, Russia and Egypt.
Tehran’s Baran Theater will be hosting two troupes from Italy and Japan for performances, which will begin on 23 April 2017.
A social drama ‘The Writer is Dead,’ written and directed by playwright, theater director and actor Arash Abbasi, 40, is underway at Tehran’s Hafez Hall until 3 May 2017.
Late Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami’s new experimental work “24 Frames” has been selected to appear as a special screening in the 70th Anniversary Events of the Cannes Film Festival, the organizers announced on Thursday.
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