Cinema Verite

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  • “Andrey Tarkovsky, A Cinema Prayer” 2019-12-06 18:13

    Cinéma Vérité to screen eight biographical docs 

    TEHRAN – A lineup of eight biographical documentaries will go on screen in the Portrait section of the 13th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major documentary film festival, the organizers announced on Friday. 

  • “Honeyland” 2019-12-03 18:16

    Cinéma Vérité to screen Macedonia’s submission to 2020 Oscars

    TEHRAN – The director of the 13th Cinéma Vérité festival, Mohammad Hamidi-Moqaddam, said on Tuesday that screening “Honeyland”, North Macedonia’s submission to the 2020 Oscars, will be the highlight of the documentary film festival. 

  • Cinema Verite 2019-12-02 18:21

    Intl. film experts to attend Cinéma Vérité market

    TEHRAN – Several international film distributors and experts are scheduled to attend the market of the 13th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major international documentary film festival, the organizers announced on Monday. 

  • “Sheep Hero” 2019-12-01 18:24

    Cinéma Vérité announces international lineup 

    TEHRAN – A lineup of 24 movies from 21 countries will compete in the various categories of the international competition of the 13th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major documentary film festival, the organizers announced on Sunday. 

  • “The Forbidden Strings” by Hassan Nuri. 2019-11-30 18:09

    Cinéma Vérité unveils national lineup

    TEHRAN – The 13th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major international documentary film festival, announced its lineup for the national competition on Saturday.

  • Pitching Panel 2019-11-29 18:15

    Cinéma Vérité festival announces jury for Pitching Panel

    TEHRAN – The organizers of the 13th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major international documentary film festival, announced the jury for the Pitching Panel on Friday. 

  • “Arreo” by Tato Moreno 2019-11-23 18:35

    Cinéma Vérité to screen docs from Millennium Festival 

    TEHRAN – Seven documentaries previously screened at the Millennium Festival in Belgium are scheduled to be reviewed in a special program at the 13th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major international documentary film festival.

  • “Wild Berries” by Marianna Vas and Hedda Bednarszky 2019-11-23 18:34

    Docs from Balkan to screen at Iranian festival 

    TEHRAN – A lineup of seven documentaries from the Balkan filmmakers is scheduled to be screened at the 13th Cinéma Vérité in Tehran during December.

  • Cinéma Vérité 2019-11-20 17:51

    European experts to hold workshops at Cinéma Vérité 

    TEHRAN – Several experts from Europe will be holding workshops during the 13th edition of Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major international documentary film festival.

  • Cinema Verite 2019-10-08 18:05

    Cinéma Vérité receives about 6,000 submissions from over 100 countries

    TEHRAN – The 13th edition of Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major international documentary film festival, has received about 6,000 submissions from over 100 countries, the Documentary and Experimental Film Center, the organizer of the festival, announced on Tuesday. 

  • Copper Notes of a Dream 2019-09-03 18:40

    Cinema Verite to screen “Copper Notes of a Dream”

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Reza Farahmand’s documentary “Copper Notes of a Dream” will go on screen at the 13th edition of the Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international documentary film festival.

  • Cinema Verite 2019-08-31 18:24

    Cinema Verite to honor docs on entrepreneurship in Iran

    TEHRAN – Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international festival of documentary films, plans to dedicate a special section to films that provide a profound insight into entrepreneurship in Iran this year, the organizers announced on Saturday.

  • cinema verite 2018-12-05 19:06

    Cinéma Vérité unveils Iranian lineup for intl. competition

    TEHRAN – Cinéma Vérité has announced the Iranian lineup for the international competition of Iran’s major documentary film festival.

  • German film director Werner Herzog poses for photographers during a photocall at the 66th Venice Film Festival September 5, 2009. (Reuters/Tony Gentile) 2018-12-01 18:54

    Cinéma Vérité publishes Werner Herzog remarks on Iran 

    TEHRAN – The 12th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major documentary film festival, has published some comments made by celebrated German filmmaker Werner Herzog about Iran in an email sent to Austrian composer Eric Spitzer-Marlyn, the organizers announced on Friday.

  • A poster for the Cinéma Vérité festival. 2018-11-27 18:51

    Cinéma Vérité unveils international lineup

    TEHRAN – Twenty-six movies from 20 countries will compete in the various categories of the international competition of the 12th Cinéma Vérité, Iran’s major documentary film festival, the organizers announced on Tuesday.

  • Arbaeen pilgrims, Karbala (file photo) 2018-10-28 19:11

    Cinema Verite receives nine submissions on Arbaeen pilgrimage

    TEHRAN – Cinema Verite, Iran’s major documentary film festival, has received nine films revolving around the Arbaeen pilgrimage, the organizers announced on Sunday.

  • Cinema Verite to review docs from German-speaking nations 2018-10-13 18:17

    Cinema Verite to review docs from German-speaking nations

    TEHRAN – Cinema Verite, Iran’s major documentary film festival, plans to review films from German-speaking nations in a special program during its 12th edition, the organizers announced on Saturday.

  • “All Mama’s Babies” directed by Rezvan Sarmad. 2018-10-01 18:25

    “All Mama’s Babies” to screen at Cinema Verite

    TEHRAN – “All Mama’s Babies” by Rezvan Sarmad will be screened in the national competition of the 12th Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international festival of documentary cinema, which is scheduled to be held in December.

  • A scene from “Hoveyda” by Mostafa Shoqi 2017-12-15 18:51

    Filmmaker calls his doc on Hoveyda unbiased 

    TEHRAN – Iranian filmmaker Mostafa Shoqi has said that his documentary “Hoveyda” about Amir Abbas Hoveyda, prime minister of Iran under Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, is unbiased and without any prejudice.

  • A scene from “Panjshanbeh Suri” 2017-12-12 18:36

    Doc on Plasco tragedy premieres at Cinema Verite

    TEHRAN – A documentary that chronicles the tragic collapse of Tehran’s Plasco Building following an inferno premiered at the 11th Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international documentary film festival, on Monday.

  • Cinema Verite 2017-12-10 09:08

    Cinema Verite, Iran’s major event for docs, to open today 

    TEHRAN – The 11th Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international festival for documentary cinema, will open today at Tehran’s Charsu Cineplex, screening a total of 48 Iranian and foreign documentaries in different sections on its first day.

  • Cinema Verite 2017-12-08 18:14

    Iran’s Cinema Verite announces international jury 

    TEHRAN – Two panels with a total of six jurors from Italy, France, South Africa, Thailand and Iran will be judging the documentaries in the international completion at the 11th Cinema Verite, the major Iranian international festival documentary cinema that opens tomorrow, the organizers announced on Friday.

  • cinema verite 2017-12-03 18:21

    By Manijeh Rezapoor

    Iran seeks to increase share of world film market: DEFC director

    TEHRAN -- Documentary and Experimental Film Center (DEFC) director Mohammad–Mehdi Tabatabainejad has said that Iran is seeking to increase its share of the world film market by plans to collaborate in productions with other countries.

  • Cinema Verite 2017-11-28 18:53

    More execs from intl. events to attend Iran’s Cinema Verite

    TEHRAN – The organizers of Iran’s Cinema Verite have invited two more executives of international events to attend the 11th edition of the documentary film festival.

  • Darryl Els in an undated photo 2017-11-25 18:04

    Encounters festival director Darryl Els joins Cinema Verite jury

    TEHRAN – Darryl Els, the director of the Encounters South African International Documentary Festival, has been selected for the jury of the international competition at Iran’s Cinema Verite festival, the organizers announced on Saturday.

  • “Waiting for the Sun” 2017-11-12 18:18

    Iran’s Cinema Verite to review Danish documentaries

    TEHRAN – The 11th edition of the Cinema Verite, the Iranian international festival for documentary films, will review Danish documentary cinema by screening films from the country, the organizers announced on Sunday.

  • Cinema Verite 2017-10-21 17:58

    Cinema Verite unveils international lineup

    TEHRAN – Twenty-six movies from 19 countries will compete in the various categories of the international competition of the 11th Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international festival for documentary cinema, the organizers announced on Saturday.

  • A poster for “On Call” (La Permanence), French filmmaker Alice Diop’s documentary on refugee crisis in Europe, which will be screened at the Cinema Verite festival in Tehran in December  2017-10-16 18:27

    Cinema Verite to review films from Cinéma du Réel 

    TEHRAN – Five documentaries selected from the films screened at Cinéma du Réel, the French international documentary film festival, will be reviewed during the 11th edition of the Cinema Verite festival in Tehran in December.

  • cinema verite 2016-12-12 18:16

    “Avantage” wins three awards at 10th Cinema Verite

    TEHRAN – Filmmaker Saeid Kart has received three awards including the best director award for his “Avantage” in the national competition section of the 10th Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international festival for documentary cinema.

  • 10th round of Cinema Verite wraps up 2016-12-12 14:50

    10th edition of Cinema Verite wraps up

    TEHRAN -The 10th Cinema Verite, Iran’s major international festival for documentary cinema, honors the award winners during the closing ceremony held at Tehran’s Art Bureau on December 11, 2016.