Cinema Verite festival

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  • A scene from “Coup 53” by Iranian director Taqi Amirani. 2020-12-21 18:45

    “Coup 53” most popular doc at Cinéma Vérité

    TEHRAN – “Coup 53” by Taqi Amirani took first place on the list of the 15 most popular documentaries selected by polls taken during the 14th Cinéma Vérité, the organizers of the major Iranian documentary film festival announced on Monday.

  • A poster for “Tony Driver” by Italian filmmaker Ascanio Petrini. 2020-12-04 18:42

    “Tony Driver” joins World’s Best at Cinéma Vérité

    TEHRAN – Italian filmmaker Ascanio Petrini’s “Tony Driver” will be screened along with a lineup of acclaimed documentaries in the World’s Best category of Iran’s Cinéma Vérité festival.

  • A poster for the Cinema Vérité festival. 2020-11-14 18:42

    Cinema Vérité to review world’s top docs

    TEHRAN – A selection of documentaries acclaimed at 2020 international events across the world will be reviewed in a special program at the 14th edition of the Cinema Vérité festival in Iran.

  • A poster for the Cinema Vérité festival. 2020-08-22 18:41

    Coronavirus moves Cinema Vérité festival online

    TEHRAN – The 14th edition of the Cinema Vérité, Iran’s major international festival for documentary films, will be organized entirely online during December due to a spike in coronavirus cases in the country over the past month.

  • Filmmaker Khosro Sinai in an undated photo. (ISNA/Hadi Zand) 2020-08-17 19:05

    Cinema Vérité to pay tribute to Khosro Sinai

    TEHRAN – The Documentary and Experimental Film Center (DEFC) plans to pay tribute to the celebrated filmmaker Khosro Sinai, a COVID-19 victim, during the 14th edition of the Cinema Vérité, Iran’s major international festival for documentary films.

  • Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi attends the 13th Cinéma Vérité festival at Tehran’s Charsu Cineplex on December 12, 2019. (DEFC) 2019-12-13 17:56

    Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi praises “The Barrage”

    TEHRAN – Foreign Ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi praised “The Barrage”, a documentary by Iranian filmmakers Morteza Payeshenas and Hossein Momen about a battle between Iranian forces and ISIS terrorists in Syria.

  • Documentarian Hossein Torabi (2nd L) accepts his lifetime achievement award during the 12th Cinéma Vérité festival at Tehran’s Andisheh Hall on December 16, 2018. Festival organizers are also seen in 2018-12-17 18:43

    “Exodus” on return of Afghan migrants from Iran named best doc at Cinéma Vérité

    TEHRAN – “Exodus”, Bahman Kiarostami’s latest documentary that studies the return of undocumented Afghan migrants from Iran following the deep recession facing the country, was selected as best feature-length documentary in the international competition of the 12th Cinéma Vérité festival, the organizers announced on Sunday.

  • A poster for “Joy in Iran” by German director Walter Steffen. 2018-12-08 18:17

    German director Walter Steffen’s “Joy in Iran” to screen at Cinéma Vérité

    TEHRAN – “Joy in Iran”, German director Walter Steffen’s documentary that recounts a group of German clowns’ visit to Iran, will be screened at the 12th edition of the Cinéma Vérité festival, which will open at Tehran’s Charsu Cineplex tomorrow.

  • Dutch filmmaker Claire Pijman. 2018-11-21 19:09

    Dutch filmmaker Claire Pijman to hold master class at Cinema Verite  

    TEHRAN – Dutch cinematographer and director Claire Pijman, mostly known for her acclaimed documentary films “Talking Guitars” and “Foot on the Moon”, is scheduled to hold a master class on cinematography during the 12th edition of the Cinema Verite festival in Tehran.

  • A scene from “A Father” Spanish filmmaker Victor Forniés  2017-12-04 18:26

    Victor Forniés to visit Tehran to promote “A Father” 

    TEHRAN – Paris-based Spanish filmmaker Victor Forniés will attend the 11th Cinema Verite festival in Tehran to promote his documentary “A Father” (“Un Padre”), the organizers announced on Monday.