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“Our Sunhi” coming to Tehran museum 13 Feb 2018

“Our Sunhi” coming to Tehran museum

TEHRAN – “Our Sunhi”, a 2013 South Korean drama film written and directed by Hong Sang-soo will be screened at the cinematheque of the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art on Wednesday. The film will go on screen in the original language with Persian subtitles. “Our Sunhi” is about a film student who needs a letter […]

Nationwide museums holding special workshops, exhibits 09 Feb 2018

Nationwide museums holding special workshops, exhibits

TEHRAN – Over 70 cultural exhibits and 30 craft workshops are underway at museums that are affiliated with the Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts and Tourism Organization. Amongst the hosts are the National Museum of Iran, Sadabad Cultural-Historical Complex, and Niavaran Cultural-Historical Complex, CHTN reported on Tuesday. The scheme that also includes a variety of special meetings […]

Film museum honored at Iranian Cinematic Research Awards 20 Dec 2017

Film museum honored at Iranian Cinematic Research Awards

TEHRAN – The Film Museum of Iran has been honored at the Annual Iranian Cinematic Research Awards at the first edition of the annual event. The awards ceremony was held on Tuesday at the museum, where several other researchers also were honored, the organizers announced. The awards have been established by the Cinema Organization of […]

Tehran museum to screen two films by Claire Denis 02 Dec 2017

Tehran museum to screen two films by Claire Denis

TEHRAN — The cinematheque of the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (TMCA) will be screening two films by French filmmaker Claire Denis this week. “35 Shots of Rum”, a 2008 film that portrays the relationship between a middle-aged widower and a lovely, devoted daughter, will be screened on Sunday, TMCA announced in a press release […]

Tehran museum to screen “Meek’s Cutoff” 07 Nov 2017

Tehran museum to screen “Meek’s Cutoff”

TEHRAN – American screenwriter and director Kelly Reichardt’s 2012 Western-drama “Meek’s Cutoff” will go on screen at the Cinematheque of the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art at 4:30 p.m. tomorrow. The film is about six people and their guide Meek, who are lost in a desert in the U.S. during the 1840s. The screening will […]

Tehran museum to hang calligraphy works on Ashura 26 Oct 2017

Tehran museum to hang calligraphy works on Ashura

TEHRAN – The celebrated Iranian calligrapher Ali Shirazi will put a collection of his works on Ashura on display in an exhibition at the Imam Ali (AS) Religious Arts Museum in Tehran. Ashura is the tenth day of the lunar month of Muharram, upon which Imam Hussein (AS) and his companions were martyred. The exhibit […]

“The Munekata Sisters” coming to Tehran museum 14 Oct 2017

“The Munekata Sisters” coming to Tehran museum

TEHRAN – Prominent Japanese director Yasujiro Ozu’s 1950 drama “The Munekata Sisters” will go on screen at the cinematheque of the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art at 5 p.m. on Sunday. The film is about Setsuko, who is unhappily married to Mimura, an engineer with no job and a bad drinking habit, but she is […]

Tehran museum to showcase sculptures by Tony Cragg 26 Sep 2017

Tehran museum to showcase sculptures by Tony Cragg

TEHRAN – The Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (TMCA) is scheduled to organize an exhibition of sculptures by British sculptor Tony Cragg in late October. About 80 sculptures from Cragg’s collections will be showcased during the exhibition, which will run for three months, TMCA director Ali-Mohammad Zare’ told the Persian service of MNA on Monday. […]

Stills of films on Iran-Iraq war showcased at Tehran museum 23 Sep 2017

Stills of films on Iran-Iraq war showcased at Tehran museum

TEHRAN – The Film Museum of Iran is displaying a selection of stills from movies on the 1980-1988 Iran-Iraq war to commemorate the anniversary of the war. Photos by seven photographers, including Mitra Mahaseni, Babak Borzuyeh, Amir-Hossein Shojaei, Habib Majidi and Hamid Jaanipur, have been selected for the collection. The weeklong exhibit showcases stills from […]

French official Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne visits Tehran museum 19 Sep 2017

French official Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne visits Tehran museum

TEHRAN – France’s Secretary of State to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne has recently paid a visit to the Tehran Museum of Contemporary Art (TMCA). Ambassador François Sénémaud and several other French diplomats accompanied Lemoyne on the visit, the TMCA announced in a press release on Monday. They also were able […]