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Asghar Farhadi Opens Cannes Film Festival
70th Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday, May 17, in the resort city of Cannes, France.
Iranian filmmaker Mohammad Rasoulof represents Iran at the Un Certain Regard competition section of the 70th Cannes Film Festival, May 17-28, with his latest film ‘Lerd’ (A Man of Integrity).
Iranian director Sajjad Mousavi managed to win the Best Short Film Award at the 4th International Motion Festival (IMF) in Cyprus.
Actress and theater director Bahareh Rahnama will stage her new play ‘The Other’ at Iranshahr Theater from 11 May 2017.
A line up of Iranian short films has been scheduled to screen at a separate event at the 11th Krakow Film Festival.
Photographer, script writer, director and producer of documentary films Mohsen Sakha is close to completion of the shooting sessions for his latest documentary ‘Green Marriage.’
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