Most Popular Titles With Country of Origin Iran
Under the Shadow
As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn Tehran of the 1980s... Dir: Babak Anvari With: Narges Rashidi, Avin Manshadi, Bobby Naderi Horror | Thriller 84 mins.
A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent who has Alzheimer's disease. Dir: Asghar Farhadi With: Peyman Moaadi, Leila Hatami, Sareh Bayat Drama | Mystery 123 mins.
Forushande (The Salesman) is the story of a couple whose relationship begins to turn sour during their performance of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman. Dir: Asghar Farhadi With: Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti, Babak Karimi Drama | Thriller 125 mins.
Children of Heaven
After a boy loses his sister's pair of shoes, he goes on a series of adventures in order to find them. When he can't, he tries a new way to "win" a new pair. Dir: Majid Majidi With: Mohammad Amir Naji, Amir Farrokh Hashemian, Bahare Seddiqi Drama | Family 89 mins.
The mysterious disappearance of a kindergarten teacher during a picnic in the north of Iran is followed by a series of misadventures for her fellow travelers. Dir: Asghar Farhadi With: Golshifteh Farahani, Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti Drama | Mystery | Thriller 119 mins.
An Iranian man deserts his French wife and her two children to return to his homeland. Meanwhile, his wife starts up a new relationship, a reality her husband confronts upon his wife's request for a divorce. Dir: Asghar Farhadi With: Bérénice Bejo, Tahar Rahim, Ali Mosaffa Drama | Mystery 130 mins.
Jafar Panahi is banned from making movies by the Iranian government, he poses as a taxi driver and makes a movie about social challenges in Iran. Dir: Jafar Panahi With: Jafar Panahi Comedy | Drama 82 mins.
In Tuscany to promote his latest book, a middle-aged British writer meets a French woman who leads him to the village of Lucignano. While there, a chance question reveals something deeper. Dir: Abbas Kiarostami With: Juliette Binoche, William Shimell, Jean-Claude Carrière Drama 106 mins.
Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family in Tehran... Dir: Abbas Kiarostami With: Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Hossain Sabzian, Abolfazl Ahankhah Biography | Crime | Drama 98 mins.
At a job interview, a conman recounts the recent events in his life that lead him to the meeting. Dir: Mostafa Kiayee With: Bahram Radan, Mohsen Kiayee, Sahar Dolatshahi Comedy | Thriller 98 mins.