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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 123 mins.
Children of Heaven
After a boy loses her 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.
Taste of Cherry
An Iranian man drives his truck in search of someone who will quietly bury him under a cherry tree after he commits suicide. Dir: Abbas Kiarostami With: Homayoun Ershadi, Abdolrahman Bagheri, Afshin Khorshid Bakhtiari Drama 95 mins.
Hamoon's wife is leaving him. He is also unsuccessfully trying to finish his Ph.D. thesis. He is forced to reexamine his life... Dir: Dariush Mehrjui With: Ezzatolah Entezami, Bita Farahi, Sedigheh Kianfar Drama 120 mins.
Poppies Are Also Flowers
In an attempt to stem the heroin trade from Iran, a group of narcotics agents working for the UN inject... Dir: Terence Young With: Senta Berger, Stephen Boyd, Yul Brynner Crime | Drama | Mystery 100 mins.
The Willow Tree
Youssef, a blind university professor, is suddenly diagnosed with a fatal disease and must undergo treatment in France. Back home, will he find the life he had before? Dir: Majid Majidi With: Parviz Parastui, Roya Taymourian, Afarin Obeisi Drama 96 mins.
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. Two decades later, he tracks down the policeman he injured in an attempt to make amends. Dir: Mohsen Makhmalbaf With: Mirhadi Tayebi, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Ali Bakhsi Comedy | Drama 78 mins.
An Iranian pizza delivery man sees the worst of corruption and social unbalance in his city and is driven to crime. Dir: Jafar Panahi With: Hossain Emadeddin, Kamyar Sheisi, Azita Rayeji Drama | Thriller 97 mins.
Ten sequences examine the emotional lives of women at significant junctures. Dir: Abbas Kiarostami With: Mania Akbari, Amin Maher, Kamran Adl Drama 94 mins.
Here Without Me
The story is about the world of a small family with familiar dreams and not so remarkable problems. The mother is trying to lead everything to save her family, but small events disarrange all her plans. Dir: Bahram Tavakoli With: Saber Abbar, Negar Javaherian, Fatemah Motamed-Aria Drama | Family 100 mins.
Ali is son of a well-off family who plays santoor (an Iranian instrument like dulcimer) and has earned... Dir: Dariush Mehrjui With: Bahram Radan, Golshifteh Farahani, Masoud Rayegany Drama | Musical 107 mins.
I'm not Angry! Is the story of Navid, a starred and expelled university student who - while trying to... Dir: Reza Dormishian With: Baran Kosari, Navid Mohammadzadeh, Milad Rahimi Drama 110 mins.
The Song of Sparrows
When an ostrich-rancher focuses on replacing his daughter's hearing aid, which breaks right before crucial exams... Dir: Majid Majidi With: Mohammad Amir Naji, Maryam Akbari, Kamran Dehghan Drama 96 mins.
A girl in traditional female clothing, with her arm in plaster, comes out of school one day and doesn't find her mother meeting her... Dir: Jafar Panahi With: Mina Mohammad Khani, Aida Mohammadkhani, Kazem Mojdehi Drama 95 mins.
Leila and Reza meet in a kind of celebration and fall for each other. Having discovered their love,... Dir: Dariush Mehrjui With: Leila Hatami, Ali Mosaffa, Jamileh Sheikhi Drama | Romance 102 mins.
In a building site in present-day Tehran, Lateef, a 17-year-old Turkish worker is irresistibly drawn to Rahmat, a young Afghan worker. The revelation of Rahmat's secret changes both their lives. Dir: Majid Majidi With: Hossein Abedini, Zahra Bahrami, Mohammad Amir Naji Drama | Romance 94 mins.
M for Mother
What appears to be a grand love story turns sour when parents-to-be discover that their unborn child will likely be born with serious birth defects... Dir: Rasool Mollagholi Poor With: Golshifteh Farahani, Hosein Yari, Jamshid Hashempur Drama 113 mins.
A Cube of Sugar
The story happens in an old house in an old city of Iran. Because of the wedding of the youngest sister, Pasandide, all of her sisters come to their old house to help their mother. Dir: Reza Mirkarimi With: Reza Kianian, Negar Javaherian, Farhad Aslani Comedy | Drama | Family 116 mins.
In This World
In February 2002 in the Shamshatoo Refugee Camp in the North West Frontier Province in Pakistan, there... Dir: Michael Winterbottom With: Jamal Udin Torabi, Enayatullah, Imran Paracha Drama 88 mins.
No One Knows About Persian Cats
Iranian musicians Negar and Ashkan look for band members to play at a London concert - and the visas that allow them to leave Tehran to do so. Dir: Bahman Ghobadi With: Negar Shaghaghi, Ashkan Koshanejad, Hamed Behdad Drama | Music 106 mins.
The Snow on the Pines
A piano teacher (Mahnaz Afshar) faced with a major event in her personal life, some secrets of her husband life is revealed ... Dir: Peyman Moaadi With: Saber Abbar, Mahnaz Afshar, Vishka Asayesh Drama 91 mins.
My Tehran for Sale
Marzieh is a young female actress living in Tehran. The authorities ban her theatre work and, like all young people in Iran... Dir: Granaz Moussavi With: Marzieh Vafamehr, Amir Chegini, Asha Mehrabi Drama 96 mins.
The Mahmoodies live in an old large house, having traditional values and beliefs. They have decided to renovate the building... Dir: Rouhollah Hejazi With: Hamid Farokhnezhad, Hengameh Ghaziani, Taraneh Alidoosti Drama 82 mins.
Without My Daughter
Dir: Alexis Kouros, Kari Tervo With: Seyyed Bozorg Mahmoody, Alice Sharif, Malek Sharif Documentary 93 mins.
Ibrahim left his family to try his luck in Tehran. But in this asphalt jungle where everything can be... Dir: Nader T. Homayoun With: Ahmad Ali Abassian, Asghar Ahbeygi, Alireza Bagheri Drama 95 mins.
Struggle of Women in a country that excludes them from entering the stadiums. Dir: Jafar Panahi With: Sima Mobarak-Shahi, Shayesteh Irani, Ayda Sadeqi Comedy | Drama | Sport 93 mins.
Emanuelle Around the World
Famous undercover journalist Emanuelle teams with her friend Cora Norman to uncover a white slave ring... Dir: Joe D'Amato With: Laura Gemser, Ivan Rassimov, Karin Schubert Adventure | Drama | Horror | Thriller 97 mins.
Under the City's Skin
Tuba works daily at a grueling textile factory in Iran, returning home every night to deal with the rest of her problematic family... Dir: Rakhshan Bani-Etemad With: Golab Adineh, Mohammad Reza Forutan, Baran Kosari Drama 92 mins.
Life May Be
An epistolary feature film: a cinematic discourse between a British director, (Mark Cousins, the celebrated... Dir: Mania Akbari, Mark Cousins With: Mania Akbari, Mark Cousins Documentary | Biography 80 mins.
Dir: Masoud Dehnamaki With: Akbar Abdi, Elnaz Shakerdust, Mohamad Reza Sharifinia Comedy | Crime | Drama 102 mins.
Terra X - Rätsel alter Weltkulturen
(1982 TV Series)
Dir: Dieter Grossherr, Jens-Peter Behrend With: Dirk Steffens, Maximilian Schell, Hape Kerkeling Documentary | History 43 mins.
The struggle to survive, for a generation, torn between wanting to leave its country, yet bound by blood to home. Dir: Rafi Pitts With: Mitra Hajjar, Ali Nicksaulat, Said Orkani Drama 86 mins.
Missile X: The Neutron Bomb Incident
An American intelligence agent travels to pre-Islamic Revolution Iran to try to thwart a power-mad European baron from using a stolen cruise missile to destroy an unspecific target in that country. Dir: Leslie H. Martinson With: Peter Graves, Curd Jürgens, Michael Dante Adventure | Thriller 97 mins.
A down on his luck Iranian father will do anything to find the money for his daughters hospital treatment - even sell himself. Dir: Hassan Nazer With: Amir Aghaee, Reza Ahadi, Payman Azin Drama
Blood for Money! Sonny Chiba is "Golgo 13", a cold, calculating, ruthless assassin, working for the U.S... Dir: Yukio Noda With: Shin'ichi Chiba, Lun Chia, Etsuko Shihomi Action | Crime | Thriller 93 mins.
A man's train is late. He should choose whether to wait or go back home. From this point on, every choice he makes leads to a completely different path. Dir: Xavier Agudo, Ryan Bajornas With: Patrick Gorman, Connor Byrne, Judith Hoersch Crime | Drama | Thriller
(1993 TV Series)
Episode: God's Warriors (2007) With: Ayman Al-Zawahiri, Yahya Alimirzai, Christiane Amanpour Documentary
Dir: Jun'ya Satô With: Ken Takakura, Pouri Baneai, Mohsen Sohrabi Action | Crime | Thriller 104 mins.
A grade-school-age boy, neglected by his parents, lies, cheats, and steals to accumulate enough money to afford a bus ride to a large city and a ticket to see his favorite soccer team play. Dir: Abbas Kiarostami With: Hassan Darabi, Masud Zandbegleh Drama 83 mins.
As Simple as That
Tomorrow is an important day for Amir. He had participated in an international architecture competition to win the competition with foreign companies... Dir: Reza Mirkarimi With: Safa Aghajani, Parvaneh Ahmadi, Ahmad Akeshteh Drama 90 mins.
Various women struggle to function in the oppressively sexist society of contemporary Iran. Dir: Jafar Panahi With: Maryiam Palvin Almani, Nargess Mamizadeh, Mojgan Faramarzi Drama 90 mins.
Mohammad is sent to an apartment situated in uptown Tehran to install their satellite dishes, while having satellite TV is illegal in Iran... Dir: Parisa Bakhtavar With: Baran Kosari, Saber Abbar, Hamed Behdad Comedy | Drama 110 mins.
The White Balloon
Several people try to take advantage of a little girl's innocence to hustle money her mom gave to her to buy a goldfish with. Dir: Jafar Panahi With: Aida Mohammadkhani, Mohsen Kafili, Fereshteh Sadre Orafaiy Drama | Family 85 mins.
Cinéma, de notre temps
(1988 TV Series)
Episode: Abbas Kiarostami - Vérités et songes (1994) Dir: Jean-Pierre Limosin With: Abbas Kiarostami, Ahmed Ahmed Poor, Babek Ahmed Poor Documentary 57 mins.
The Girl in the Sneakers
In love with a teenage boy, Tadaei leaves home in the morning heading for school but decides not to... Dir: Rasoul Sadrameli With: Pegah Ahangarani, Majid Hajizadeh, Akram Mohammadi Drama 110 mins.
Killing Mad Dogs
Golrokh an Iranian lady who is a talented author struggles to settle her presumably disloyal but amorous... Dir: Bahram Beizai With: Mozhdeh Shamsai, Majid Mozaffari, Reza Kianian Thriller 135 mins.
Wounded by the police, a thief looks up his old friend in order to leave the proceeds of his theft with him... Dir: Masud Kimiai With: Behrouz Vossoughi, Faramarz Gharibian, Nosrat Partovi Drama 115 mins.
Mina has decided to leave her older husband Morteza after ten years of marriage. Next Monday will be her divorce date... Dir: Mani Haghighi With: Taraneh Alidoosti, Afsaneh Bayegan, Mohammad Reza Forutan Drama 100 mins.
A documentary about the world of software and the software makers. How do people from outside the industry see it and what do people from inside the industry think about regular computer users? Dir: Alex Pop With: Vanda Ciuban Serban, Sebastian Deery, Antonia Iulia Pop Documentary | News 79 mins.
A young man's drive to avenge for his sister and brother. Dir: Masud Kimiai With: Behrouz Vossoughi, Pouri Baneai, Nasser Malekmotei Crime | Drama | Romance 100 mins.