Tag Archives: Persian

The Chess Game of the Wind
7.4

The Chess Game of the Wind

The first lady of a noble house has died and now there is conflict between the remainders for taking over her heritage. Release: Chess of the ...
Taxi
5.9

Taxi

Aug. 20, 2015

Taxi

Hamburg, mid 80s, Alex is a cabby. The sound is hard, pubs are dark and loud, people constantly argue about anything and everything, people smoke ...
Kupal
5.6

Kupal

Sep. 17, 2017

Kupal

“Kupal” is the story of a hunter and a taxidermist, called “Dr. Ahmad Kupal”. On the last day of the year, moments before ...
Taste of Cherry
7.7

Taste of Cherry

Sep. 28, 1997

Taste of Cherry

A middle-aged Tehranian man, Mr. Badii is intent on killing himself and seeks someone to bury him after his demise. Driving around the city, the ...
Takhti
5.3

Takhti

Jan. 01, 1997

Takhti

Ali Hatami’s film on the life of Iranian wrestling champion Takhti remains unfinished. Another director is assigned by the I.R. ...
Wednesday, May 9
6.6

Wednesday, May 9

Sep. 07, 2015

Wednesday, May 9

A man named Jalal publishes an unusual advertisement in one of Tehran’s morning papers to donate $10,000 to a needy person. The news ...
The Father
7.5

The Father

Jan. 01, 1996

The Father

Mehrollah is a 14-year-old boy who is forced to find a job to support his family after his father dies. He travels to the southern parts of Iran, ...
Sanam
6.3

Sanam

May. 02, 2001

Sanam

In a small valley, riders pursue and kill a man. A horse thief, so his assassins claim. But for his ten year old son Issa, the disappearance of ...
Homework
7.9

Homework

Jan. 01, 1989

Homework

Documentary Abbas Kiarostami directed in 1989 after realizing he was having difficulties assisting his son with his homework. Kiarostami ...
White Nights
7.7

White Nights

Nov. 26, 2003

White Nights

A young university professor, who leads a quiet and reclusive life and fills his life with reading and teaching literature, meet a young girl who ...
So Can I
6.0

So Can I

Jan. 01, 1975

So Can I

“Two children watching animals move in an animated film try to imitate their gestures – until they see real birds fly and a real ...
Inversion
6.2

Inversion

Jul. 19, 2017

Inversion

Tehran’s air pollution has reached maximum levels because of thermal inversion. Unmarried 30-something Niloofar lives with her aged mother, ...
Journey
7.3

Journey

Jan. 02, 1972

Journey

The story is about two poor boys’ search for their father through a Journey from downtown to uptown. Two hungry boys are forced to move ...
Iran Orphanage
6.0

Iran Orphanage

Oct. 27, 2016

Iran Orphanage

The story of courage and sacrifice of Iranians in the time of war and famine. Release: Yatim Khaneye Iran AKA The Orphanage 2016 480p WEB-DL ...
Iran Is My Land
7.3

Iran Is My Land

Jan. 02, 1999

Iran Is My Land

Sohrab, a provincial young writer, is lost in the desert on the way to Tehran to get a publication license for his book on old Persian poetry, ...
Absolutely Tame Is a Horse
6.7

Absolutely Tame Is a Horse

A corrupted police officer insists on bribing a broke man, so he has to go to everybody and do everything in order to be able to pay him in the ...
360 Degree
4.8

360 Degree

May. 01, 2015

360 Degree

Javid takes the responsibility for the methamphetamine found in his car to save his wife from going to prison. After his release, many people ...
With Others
5.4

With Others

Aug. 27, 2014

With Others

When Arezoo and Amir-Hossein can’t conceive a child together, Arezoo’s friend Tahareh is willing to act as a surrogate. But ...
Salaam Cinema
7.7

Salaam Cinema

Jan. 01, 1995

Salaam Cinema

Makhmalbaf puts an advertisement in the papers calling for an open casting for his next movie. However when hundreds of people show up, he ...
Today
6.1

Today

Feb. 07, 2014

Today

A Tehran taxi driver becomes the impromptu protector of a desperate young pregnant woman after he rushes her to hospital, in this delicate, ...