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‘Kupal’ wins Best Feature at India’s Arthouse Asia 26 Jan 2019

‘Kupal’ wins Best Feature at India’s Arthouse Asia

 Iranian feature ‘Kupal’ directed by Kazem Mollaie won Best Fiction Feature award at the 3rd Arthouse Asia Film Festival in India. The 3rd edition of Arthouse Asia took place from 19th to 23ed January 2019 in India’s Kolkata, showcasing features, documentaries, animations and video arts from around the world. Eight films from Germany, Spain, Romania, Japan, […]

‘Kupal’ wins Best Film at Huntington Beach’s Filmfest. 29 Aug 2018

‘Kupal’ wins Best Film at Huntington Beach’s Filmfest.

Iranian feature ‘Kupal’ directed by Kazem Mollaie has scooped Best Feature Film Award at the 13th Huntington Beach’s Film Festival in US. In addition to the Best Feature Film Award for ‘Kupal’, Khorshid Cheraghipour won Best Actress Award for her performance in Alireza Ghasemi’s short film, ‘Lunch Time’. ‘Kupal’ narrates the story of a hunter and […]

‘Kupal’ to vie at Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival 11 Aug 2018

‘Kupal’ to vie at Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival

Iranian feature ‘Kupal’ directed by Kazem Mollaie will be screened at the 4th Annual Middlebury New Filmmakers Festival in US. ‘Kupal’ is the unusual story of a hunter and a taxidermist, named Dr. Ahmad Kupal, who, on the last day of the year, faces an unexpected challenge by trapping himself in his basement with little […]

‘Kupal’ wins Best Cinematography at Nigeria’s Realtime filmfest. 02 Jul 2018

‘Kupal’ wins Best Cinematography at Nigeria’s Realtime filmfest.

Iranian feature ‘Kupal’ directed by Kazem Mollaie won Best Cinematography award for Majid Gorgian at the 3rd Realtime International Film Festival (RTF) in Nigeria. ‘Kupal’ was nominated in four categories at the Nigerian film festival, including Best Film (Kazem Mollaie), Best Actor (late Iranian actor Levon Haftvan), Best Cinematography (Majid Gorjian), and Best Soundtrack (Babak Mirzakhani). […]

‘Kupal’ goes to SF IndieFest 21 Jan 2018

‘Kupal’ goes to SF IndieFest

TEHRAN – Iranian feature ‘Kupal’ directed by Kazem Mollaie will be screened in the main competition section of 20th San Francisco Independent Film Festival in US. ‘Kupal’ narrates the story of a hunter and taxidermist who goes through an unfortunate incident by trapping himself in his basement with little food and no water, having to survive […]

30 Nov 2017

“Kupal” crowned best at Mexican filmfest

TEHRAN – The acclaimed Iranian drama “Kupal” has been named best feature film at the International Film Festival with Alternative Media (FICMA) in Mexico City, Mexico, the publicist of the movie announced on Wednesday. Kazem Mollai is the director of the movie starring Levon Haftvan. “Kupal” tells the story of a hunter and a taxidermist […]

“Kupal” named best foreign film at Weyauwega festival 16 Nov 2017

“Kupal” named best foreign film at Weyauwega festival

TEHRAN – Iranian director Kazem Mollai’s drama “Kupal” was selected as best foreign-language film at the Weyauwega International Film Festival, the organizers of the American event announced last week. Starring Levon Haftvan, the film tells the story of a hunter and a taxidermist called “Dr. Ahmad Kupal”. On the last day of the year, just […]

“Kupal” wins two awards at Hamilton festival 14 Nov 2017

“Kupal” wins two awards at Hamilton festival

TEHRAN – Iranian director Kazem Mollai’s drama “Kupal” was selected as best feature film at the Hamilton Film Festival, while it also brought Levon Haftvan the award for best actor, the organizers of the Canadian event announced on Sunday night. “Kupal” tells the story of a hunter and a taxidermist called “Dr. Ahmad Kupal”. On […]

‘Kupal’ to vie at 2 American festivals 21 Oct 2017

‘Kupal’ to vie at 2 American festivals

TEHRAN– Iranian feature ‘Kupal’, directed by Kazem Mollaei, will be screened in the 26th Berkeley International Film Festival and the 5th edition of Portland Film Festival. Following its continued international screenings, ‘Kupal’ will be showcased in the main competition section of two American festivals as Iran’s sole representative. Kazem Mollaei’s debut feature ‘Kupal’ narrates the […]

Kupal goes to Colombia’s Botoga Filmfest. 16 Sep 2017

Kupal goes to Colombia’s Botoga Filmfest.

TEHRAN – ‘Kupal’, a feature film directed by Kazem Mollaie, will be screened as the only Asian representative in the 34th edition of Bogota International Film Festival in Colombia. Bogota International Film Festival is one of the most renowned competitive festivals in South America, launched in 1984 and held every October in Bogota, the Capital of […]