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Iranian women and sexuality in the spotlight for the return of the Sundance festival

The major cinematographic event created by Robert Redford returns “face-to-face” from January 19 to 29, 2023. The emancipation and freedom of women will be the main themes of the 2023 program which will highlight films made by Iranian filmmakers. Located in the mountains of Utah in the western United States, Sundance (January 19-29) is thus […]

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Iranian director Emad Aleebrahim Dehkordi wins the Golden Star at the Marrakech Film Festival

Chaired by Paolo Sorrentino, the jury of the 19e edition of the event rewarded the first feature film by the filmmaker, who dedicated his prize “to the young generation who risk their lives for freedom”. The young Iranian director Emad Aleebrahim Dehkordi won the Golden Star, the supreme award of the Marrakech International Film Festival […]

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In Marrakech, Asghar Fahradi says he is “full of hope” regarding the situation in Iran

Asghar Fahradi sold out the Marrakech Film Festival. Abaca WE WERE THERE – Guest of the Moroccan film festival, the Persian director cautiously engaged in the exercise of the masterclass while dedicating his first words and his cult film A separation to protesters. Special envoy to Marrakech Jafar Panahi (No Bear) is incarcerated in Evin […]

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Hassan Nazer: “It’s great to see that French artists are mobilizing for Iranian women”

INTERVIEW – The Anglo-Iranian director was present in Brittany, during the 33rd Dinard British Film Festival. He explains to Le Figaro why he supports the Iranian women’s movement which is rising in his native country. On September 30, during the presentation to the public of his new film Winnersthe Iranian-English filmmaker Hassan Nazer (Utopia, We’re […]