Jan. 10, 2011
May. 01, 2015
Aug. 27, 2014
When Arezoo and Amir-Hossein can’t conceive a child together, Arezoo’s friend Tahareh is willing to act as a surrogate. But ...
Jan. 01, 1995
Feb. 07, 2014
A Tehran taxi driver becomes the impromptu protector of a desperate young pregnant woman after he rushes her to hospital, in this delicate, ...
Aug. 13, 1996
A Moment of Innocence
A semi-autobiographical account of Makmahlbaf’s experience as a teenager when, as a 17-year-old, he stabbed a policeman at a protest rally. ...
Mar. 19, 2008
As Simple as That
A mother and wife is on the brink of an attack. Hengameh Tahareh Ghaziani lives with her husband, her son and daughter in a middle class ...
Feb. 02, 1995
Apr. 08, 2010
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 ...
Mar. 10, 2016
No Land’s Song
In Iran, since the 1979 Islamic revolution, women are no longer allowed to sing in public as soloists – at least in front of men. Defying ...
Dec. 06, 2017
Mar. 15, 2018
On a cold winter’s night in modern Tehran, a couple of young lovers run into a serious problem, and they have just a few hours to come up with a ...
Feb. 01, 1989
The wife of Nasim, an Afghan immigrant in Iran, is gravely ill. He needs money to pay for her care, but his day labor digging wells does not pay ...
Nov. 28, 1994
Abbas Kiarostomi: Truths and Dreams
A documentary about Iranian film director Abbas Kiarostami first aired on the French television series Cinema de Notre Temps. Release: Abbas ...
Feb. 14, 2015
A Minor Leap Down
Nahal is around thirty and in her fourth month of pregnancy. During a routine check-up she learns that her baby has died and she now faces a ...
Jan. 02, 1990
Reza, the veteran worker of a print house whose sight is adversely affected because of his job, loses his mother. Finding the gloom reigning over ...
Oct. 01, 1973
Sep. 06, 1985
Amiro is a young boy who has lost his home during the war. He spends his days by working odd jobs, until he realizes that the only way that he ...
Aug. 16, 2007
Just one day from completing their military training, three conscripts desert their camp and escape into the frozen wilderness of Northern Iran. ...