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  • “Cycling Wind” 2020-08-19 18:51

    “Cycling Wind” competing in Glasgow Short Film Festival

    TEHRAN – “The Cycling Wind” from Iranian director Nazanin Sobhan-Sarbandi is competing in the Glasgow Short Film Festival in Scotland.

  • illustration 2020-08-19 18:48

    Veteran, young illustrators working on new IIDCYA books 

    TEHRAN – Over 75 veteran and young illustrators have joined forces to illustrate the latest productions done by the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA).

  • visually impaired people 2020-07-25 18:47

    Iranian institute publishes Braille books by top children’s writers 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has published a Braille version of a selection of nine books.

  • mobile theaters 2020-07-21 18:19

    Five more trucks to join IIDCYA’s mobile theater project

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Interior Ministry has provided the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) with five more trucks, which will join the institute’s mobile theater project. 

  • “The Parrot and the Grocer” 2020-07-05 18:24

    Children’s cultural center releases card game “The Parrot and the Grocer”

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has released a card game named “The Parrot and the Grocer”, which has been inspired by a story from Persian poet Jalal ad-Din Rumi’s masterpiece Masnavi-ye Manavi.

  • “My Fantastic World” 2020-06-28 18:34

    IIDYCA theaters to reopen Wednesday   

    TEHRAN – The theater halls of the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) will resume activities on Wednesday after several months of shutdown due to the coronavirus pandemic. 

  • IIDCYA publishes card games inspired by classic Persian stories 2020-06-13 18:21

    IIDCYA publishes card games inspired by classic Persian stories

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has published 10 card games inspired by stories from classic Persian literature.

  • Mohammadreza Majuni 2020-05-31 19:13

    IIDCYA to screen naqqali performances on Instagram

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) plans to publish several naqqali performances on its Instagram in the near future.

  • Martyr Soleimani 2020-05-29 18:30

    IIDCYA announces winners of art competition on Martyr Soleimani  

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has announced winners of a painting and calligraphy contest named “Like Father, Kind” on martyr Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.

  • IIDCYA 2020-05-17 18:15

    Iranian children’s books hit Chinese bookstores 

    TEHRAN – Four books by Persian children’s writers have recently been published in Chinese in Beijing and Shanghai, Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) that is the publisher of the original books announced on Sunday

  • Willi Wunscht Sich Einen Bruder 2020-05-12 18:21

    Persian version of “Willi Wishes for a Brother” republished 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has recently published the fifth edition of the Persian translation of Austrian author Bernhardt Lins’ book “Willi Wishes for a Brother” (“Willi Wunscht Sich Einen Bruder”).

  • Children attend a reading session organized by the IIDCYA mobile library program in an undated photo. (IIDCYA)  2020-05-12 18:19

    IIDCYA announces nominees for Astrid Lindgren Award

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has announced writer Hamidreza Shahabadi and its mobile library program as its nominees for the 2021 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award.

  • Front cover of the Persian translation of “Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes”.  2020-05-05 18:08

    “Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes” turns 40 in Iran 

    TEHRAN – The Persian translation of “Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes” has turned 40, Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) that is the publisher of the book announced on Tuesday. 

  • Bologna Children’s Book Fair 2020-05-03 19:11

    Iran’s IIDCYA sends latest offerings to Bologna book fair

    TEHRAN -- Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has sent its latest offerings to the Bologna Children’s Book Fair which goes online for the first time this year from May 4 to 7.

  • “Romance of Yunes in the Fish Belly” 2020-04-26 18:16

    IIDCYA to release audio versions of more books narrated by actors 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) plans to release audio versions of 23 young adult books narrated by some celebrated actors or voice actors in its new collection of audiobooks Ketab Ava. 

  • This combination photo shows a number of IIDCYA publications available on Taaghcheh. 2020-04-04 19:33

    By Manijeh Rezapoor

    IIDCYA gives discounts on books to enrich children’s time during home quarantine

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has given discounts on its electronic copies of a number of its publications to help keep children busy with reading during the home quarantine amid the coronavirus pandemic. 

  • corona 2020-03-15 17:51

    IIDCYA launches intl. painting contest on new virus

    TEHRAN – Khorasan Razavi branch of the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has launched an international painting contest to promote personal and group health to fight against the new virus, the institute announced on Sunday.

  • “Harmonica” 2020-03-13 18:26

    IIDCYA to screen “Harmonica” online for children quarantined due to coronavirus

    TEHRAN – New York-based Iranian filmmaker Amir Naderi’s 1974 movie “Harmonica” will be available on the web portal of Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) tomorrow to entertain children who have been kept in quarantine at their homes over the past three weeks due to the new coronavirus epidemic in the country. 

  • “Lucky Hans” 2020-03-02 18:09

    Persian version of “Lucky Hans” republished

    TEHRAN – The seventh edition of a Persian translation of English children’s writer Elizabeth Rose’s 1976 book “Lucky Hans” has recently been released by the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCY) in Tehran. 

  • Sparrow and The Cotton Seed 2020-02-28 17:59

    Iranian animations to hit silver screens in France

    TEHRAN – Restored versions of three Iranian animated movies will go on screen in France’s theaters on March 25, the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA), which is the producer of the animations, announced on Friday. 

  • “Spraying Herbicide” 2020-02-17 18:09

    “The Servant” director Farnush Abedi making animation on man’s hostility to Earth

    TEHRAN – Farnush Abedi, the director of the acclaimed animated movie “The Servant”, is doing her new project on man’s hostile attitude towards the Earth. 

  • Front cover of the Persian version of the “The Quiltmaker’s Gift” by American children’s writer Jeff Brumbeau. 2020-02-14 18:37

    Persian version of “The Quiltmaker’s Gift” republished

    TEHRAN – The Persian translation of American children’s writer Jeff Brumbeau’s 2000 book “The Quiltmaker’s Gift” is now in its 14th edition after its first version came out in 2004, the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCY), which is the publisher of the book, announced.

  • Arbaeen 2020-02-14 18:27

    IIDCYA photos exhibit explores children in Arbaeen gathering 

    TEHRAN -- Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) is displaying a selection of photos depicting children and teens during the annual pilgrimage of Arbaeen in Iraq.

  • IIDCYA 2020-02-04 18:52

    IIDCYA attends Clermont-Ferrand market with 4 animations

    TEHRAN – The Short Film Market of the 42nd Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival in France is featuring four animated movies from Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA).

  • Arbaeen pilgrimage 2020-01-27 18:18

    IIDCYA photo contest on Arbaeen pilgrimage selects winners 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) announced the winners of a photo contest on the annual pilgrimage of Arbaeen on Monday.

  • Front cover of Afghan writer Mohammad-Hossein Mohammadi’s “The Sun’s Daughter and the Black Devil”. 2020-01-27 18:14

    “The Sun’s Daughter” captures Iranian children’s hearts

    TEHRAN – The third edition of Sweden-based Afghan writer Mohammad-Hossein Mohammadi’s children’s book “The Sun’s Daughter and the Black Devil” has recently been released by the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCY) in Tehran. 

  • A poster for the IIDCYA exhibit “Why the Sky Is Far Away”.  2020-01-22 18:48

    IIDCYA showcases children’s books on death 

    TEHRAN – An exhibition of books with the central theme of death is currently underway at the library of the Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA).

  • “Doch” 2020-01-15 18:36

    Iran’s “Douch” to go on screen in Japan

    TEHRAN – “Douch” by Iranian director Amir Mashhadiabbas will go on screen in a special program at the Ryukyu Shimpo Hall on Okinawa Island, Japan on February 8, Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) that is the producer of the film announced on Wednesday. 

  • commander Soleimani 2020-01-13 18:23

    IIDCYA launches art competition on Martyr Soleimani 

    TEHRAN – Iran’s Institute for Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults (IIDCYA) has launched a painting and calligraphy contest named “Like Father, Kind” with the central theme of the martyrdom of Lieutenant General Qassem Soleimani.

  • “Drawing a Tree” 2020-01-12 18:43

    Bruno Munari’s “Drawing a Tree” selling like hot cakes in Iran

    TEHRAN – A Persian translation of Italian artist Bruno Munari’s book “Drawing a Tree”, which was first published in Iran in 1985, is now in its 15th edition, the Institute for the Intellectual Development of Children and Young Adults, which is the publisher of the book, announced on Sunday.