I Would Play In An Iranian Movie;Arina Postolova, Ukrainian Actress of “Song of Songs”

    The interview with Arina Postolova was held in food court of Charsou Cineplex just hours before she flights back to Ukraine. She is actress of Song of Songs and the role is her first leading role in a feature film. She really enjoyed her stay in Tehran and she hopes that to come

Wellington Fung: Hoping For A Better Tomorrow!

Wellington Fung, Secretary-General of Hong Kong Film Development Council who has travelled to Iran for the first time to attend the 34th Fajr International film festival. He is also planning to held a workshop during the festival days about the obstacles of production. The public relation of the 34th Fajr International film festival has gone

It’s a Privilege to Get to Know Cinema Industries in the Periphery through Fajr: An Interview with Jose Luis Guerin, Spanish Jury Member at the Cinema Salvation Section

Born in 1960 in Barcelona, Jose Luis Guerin, is one of the most influential, most innovative European documentary makers with a unique place in the absolutely dynamic, yet still underrated Catalan Cinema. A noble, insightful director, Guerin also teaches at Pompeu Fabra University. He has managed to bring a new experimental spirit to Spanish and

Iranian Cinema Is a Reference Point for Those Who Love Art Cinema; An Interview with the Italian Director of Lucana Film Commission Foundation, Paride Leporace, on the 19th IFM

  Lucana Film Commission is a foundation, born in 2012, with the purpose of promoting and supporting the production of Italian and non-Italian Cinema, television, audiovisual and advertising works in Basilicata Region. This foundation has always been committed to providing services, information and logistic-organizational assistance. They participate in different festivals and specialized national and international

Report of The Closing Ceremony// Hello to 35th FIFF

The closing ceremony of the 34th Fajr international Film Festival is being held in Vahadat Hall, Tehran, Iran. According to the public Relations office of the 34th FIFF, the closing ceremony of the 34th Fajr was held in time in Vahdat Hall with the presence of Iranian cinema managers, cineastes, political figures, and national and

We Are about Absorbing Regional Audiences

Hojattolah Ayoubi said, “Holding national and international sections together was a failed experience that should have been changed and it was unavoidable.” According to the Public Relations Office of the 34th FIFF, Dr. Hojatollah Ayoubi, President of Cinema Organization referred to the separation of national and international sections and said, “separation of these sections was

Marina Toropygina, Festival Programmer of Moscow International Film Festival; The Public-Friendly Atmosphere of the Festival Attracted Me

  Marina Toropygina is the festival programmer of Moscow International Film Festival which is one of the oldest in the world. For the first time it was held in 1935 with Sergei Eisenstein as chairman of the jury. Nevertheless the festival history is usually traced back to 1959, when it became a regular event. It

Iranian and Turkish Cultures Are like Sisters and Brothers; Enis Köstepen, Turkish Producer Talked bout 34th FIFF

Trained in international trade and sociology at Bogazici University and anthropology at The New School for Social Reasearch, Enis Köstepen worked in various academic and NGO research projects. He has been a founding editorial board member of film monthly Altyazi since 2001. His producer credits include Dark Cloud (2009), Beyond the Hill (2012), Lifelong (2013,

Motamedaria Changed the Atmosphere of the Darolfonoun

 Fateme Motamedaria the Iranian popular and acclaimed actress held a different workshop in Darolfonoun According to the Public Relations Office of the 34th Fajr Internatonal Film Festival, Motamedaria in her workshop said, “I don’t cry easily but you made me cry by this film.” This was her reaction in the last program of Darolfonoun. She

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