• A scene from Iranian director Saeid Jafarian’s drama “Umbra”. 2019-05-01 18:29

    “Umbra” competing in Brussels Short Film Festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Saeid Jafarian’s drama “Umbra” is competing in the Brussels Short Film Festival, the organizers have announced.  

  • “Umbra” 2018-10-19 18:25

    “Umbra” to compete in two intl. festivals

    TEHRAN – “Umbra”, a short film from Iran, will be competing in two international festivals in Ireland and Italy.

  • “Umbra” 2018-09-22 18:29

    Shorts from Iran to compete in Uppsala festival 

    TEHRAN – The Iranian short films “Umbra” and “Maned & Macho” will be competing in the 37th Uppsala International Short Film Festival, which will be held in the Swedish city from October 22 to 28, the organizers have announced. 

  • Mahsa Alafar acts in a scene from “Umbra” by Saeid Jafarian. 2018-09-15 18:38

    Shorts from Iran compete in Batumi festival

    TEHRAN – Iranian movies “Umbra” and “Are You Volleyball?” will be screened in the short competition of the Batumi International Art-House Film Festival (BIAFF) in Georgia.

  • A scene from “Umbra” by Iranian director Saeid Jafarian 2018-08-10 18:08


    “Umbra” to compete in TIFF

    TEHRAN – Iranian director Saeid Jafarian’s short film “Umbra” will be competing in the Short Cut category of the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), the organizers have announced.

  • “Like a Good Kid” by Iranian director Arian Vazirdaftari will go on screen in the Cinéfondation during the Cannes Film Festival. 2018-04-14 18:17

    Two Iranian movies join Cannes competition

    TEHRAN – Two movies by Iranian filmmakers will be competing in the Cannes Film Festival as the 71st edition of the event will open with Asghar Farhadi’s latest film, “Everybody Knows”.