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‘A Separation’ among 100 Best Movies of the Decade 27 Jul 2019

‘A Separation’ among 100 Best Movies of the Decade

‘A Separation’ directed by Asghar Farhadi has been selected among IndieWire’s "100 best movies from a decade that changed everything."

Asghar Farhadi to hold master class at Hong Kong festival 11 Mar 2019

Asghar Farhadi to hold master class at Hong Kong festival

Two-time Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi will hold a master class during the Hong Kong International Film Festival.

‘Everybody Knows’ to open 2018 Intl. Film Festival of Kerala 01 Dec 2018

‘Everybody Knows’ to open 2018 Intl. Film Festival of Kerala

 The Spanish-language psychological thriller ‘Everybody Knows’, directed by Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, will open the 2018 International Film Festival of Kerala on December 7. Oscar-blessed Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’ 8th feature, ‘Everybody Knows’ stars the Oscar-winning Penélope Cruz as a mother (Carolina) who travels with her family from Buenos Aires back to her small hometown outside Madrid, Spain, […]

Asghar Farhadi to receive Stockholm Visionary Award 20 Oct 2018

Asghar Farhadi to receive Stockholm Visionary Award

 The two-time Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi will be honored with the Stockholm Visionary Award this year at the 29th Stockholm International Film Festival in Sweden, the organizers announced last week. The organizers called Farhadi “one of world cinema’s greatest masters” and added “He meticulously depicts contemporary issues in his films, and how these are reflected […]

MoMA to hold cinematographer Mahmud Kalari retrospective 06 Sep 2018

MoMA to hold cinematographer Mahmud Kalari retrospective

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York plans to review three decades of cinematography by Iran’s Mahmud Kalari in a program titled “The Eye of Iran: Cinematographer Mahmud Kalari”. The program, which will begin on September 14, will screen a number of movies shot by Kalari, a cinematographer who has made great efforts […]

Intl. festivals line up for “Everybody Knows” 21 Jul 2018

Intl. festivals line up for “Everybody Knows”

TEHRAN – Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi’s latest film “Everybody Knows” will be screened at five international festivals, which will be held across the world, Farhadi announced on his Telegram channel on Thursday. The film will first be screened in August at the 24th Sarajevo Film Festival, where Farhadi will preside over the jury of the […]

Spanish Film Academy Foundation grants honorary membership to Asghar Farhadi 01 Jul 2018

Spanish Film Academy Foundation grants honorary membership to Asghar Farhadi

TEHRAN – Two-time Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi was selected as an Honorary Patron of the Film Academy Foundation (De la Fundación Academia de Cine), the foundation announced on Thursday. The Film Academy Foundation is a Spanish professional organization dedicated to the promotion and development of Spanish cinema with headquarters based in Madrid and Barcelona. Antonio […]

Asghar Farhadi picked as jury head of Golden Apricot filmfest 19 Jun 2018

Asghar Farhadi picked as jury head of Golden Apricot filmfest

TEHRAN – Two-time Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi will preside over the jury of the official competition at the 15th Yerevan Golden Apricot International Film Festival, which will be held in the Armenian capital during July, the organizers have announced. British cinematographer Larry Smith, German film expert Beki Probst who is the president of the European […]

Asghar Farhadi to preside over jury of Sarajevo Film Festival 30 May 2018

Asghar Farhadi to preside over jury of Sarajevo Film Festival

TEHRAN – Two-time Oscar-winning director Asghar Farhadi will preside over the jury of the official competition at the 24th Sarajevo Film Festival, the organizers have announced. The audience will also have a chance to see Farhadi’s latest film “Everybody Knows” in the Open Air program of the festival, which will be held from August 10 […]

Farhadi’s ‘Everybody Knows’ to open Cannes 2018 05 Apr 2018

Farhadi’s ‘Everybody Knows’ to open Cannes 2018

The 2018 Cannes Film Festival will open with the world premiere of Iranian director Asghar Farhadi’s Spanish-language drama ‘Everybody Knows’ on May 8. Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi gained international recognition after his 2012 drama ‘A Separation’ brought him a Golden Globe Award as well as two Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film. He went on to awe the world’s […]