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5th Annual Iranian Film Festival – San Francisco: 2012 Call for Submissions

5th Annual Iranian Film Festival – San Francisco: 2012 Call for Submissions

Discovering the next Generation of Iranian Filmmakers!The 5th Annual Iranian Film Festival – San Francisco, a showcase for the independent feature and short films made by or about Iranians from around the world, is inviting the filmmakers from all over the world to submit their films to the next edition taking place September 2012.The films should be related to Iran and Iranians by any filmmaker, or by any Iranian filmmaker about any subject.There is no entry fee to submit films, or restriction in topic.The festival is open to all genres.

To submit your film, please send a DVD and a press kit [synopsis, your bio and photo, some stills from your film] and the following information:

Original Title:

English Title:

Running Time:

Language:

Year of Production:

Country:

Cast [if any]:

Director:

Has your film been shown before, where?

Your Address:

Email:

 

*Deadline to submit films: August 1, 2012

For more info, please visit IranianFilmFestival.org

 

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Iranian Cinema: Song of Sparrows Screening at UKIFF Summer Film Festival

Iranian Cinema: Song of Sparrows Screening at UKIFF Summer Film Festival

The London Iranian Film Festival (UKIFF) welcomes the work of internationally and critically acclaimed Iranian filmmaker Majid Majidi and his award winning film “The Song of Sparrows”, with a special screening on Aug. 22nd, 2011 in London, UK. Read the full story

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Iranian Film Festival in London: UKIFF to Showcase Over 30 Movies

Iranian Film Festival in London: UKIFF to Showcase Over 30 Movies



London-based organization, UKIFF will be showcasing more than thirty movies made by or about Iran/Iranians, during its inaugural cinema appreciation festival beginning this week.

The majority of the films have been made in the last few years, making it quite likely that you will run into at least a film or two that you have not yet seen.

And with a selection of movies that deserve the spotlight, this art event is one you don’t want to miss.

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Iranian Movies: 3rd Annual Iranian Film Festival San Francisco

Iranian Movies: 3rd Annual Iranian Film Festival San Francisco

Anousheh Ansari in Space Tourists--Iranian Film Festival San Francisco

Set to take place September 18-19, 2010 at the San Francisco Art institute, the 3rd Annual Iranian Film Festival San Francisco has a great roster of films on hand. Read the full story

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UKIFF: First Iranian Film Festival in London

UKIFF: First Iranian Film Festival in London

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Film festivals that honor Iranian films are held annually across the globe and now the time has finally arrived for an Iranian Film Festival to have a permanent home in the United Kingdom. UKIFF (a London-based charity and limited company) is delighted to announce the inaugural London Iranian Film Festival, commencing on November 19, 2010.

With a diverse program celebrating the best of contemporary Iranian films, the festival will showcase some of the finest talents of this rich cinematic culture.

Whilst acclaimed Iranian Directors may well be familiar to UK audiences, a new generation of emerging voices remain largely unknown.

The intention of the London Iranian Film Festival is to introduce this undiscovered new talent to London’s film enthusiasts, as well as celebrating the work of legendary Iranian filmmakers.

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2010 Iranian Film Festival – San Francisco

2010 Iranian Film Festival – San Francisco

The 3rd Annual Iranian Film Festival in San Francisco, a showcase for the independent feature and short films made by and about the Iranians from around the world, is inviting filmmakers from all over the world to submit their films to the next edition taking place September 18-19, 2010. Read the full story

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