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Israeli Cabinet backs War

In his speech at the 2nd Conference of the New Horizon, Art Olivier, the American Filmmaker and an active politician, stated that he is working on a movie about Rachel Corrie.

2nd Conference of the New Horizon Closing Ceremony in Tehran

The 2nd Conference of the New Horizon finished its 3-day program through a statement, appreciating some activists and unveiling three books.

‘Emerging Powers’ a Real Threat to NATO and the World Bank

Pepe Escobar, the Brazilian Journalist and Political analyst, in his speech at the 2nd Conference of the New Horizon in Tehran described the World System as ‘complicated’ as well as being ‘fragile’ which resulted in emerging new independent super powers such as Russia, China, India and Brazil. [...]

13th RIFF Winners were Announced

  Winners of Iran Cinema:Honorary Commendation and Award of the BEST SCENARIO to: Narges Abyar (for Crack 143)Honorary Commendation of the BEST SCENARIO to: Ensieh Shah-Hosseini (for Prettier than life)Honorary Commendation and Award of the BEST DIRECTOR to: Ebrahim Hatami Kia (for CH)Honora [...]

13th RIFF in Gaza

  The Public Relations department of the RIFF announced that '33 days', directed by Jamal Shourjeh, was screened on Wednesday, September 24, 2014 in Gaza.Al-Alam, Press TV, Al-Kawthar, Palestine today and Al-Absar channels had live coverage of the event.Sa'ad Al-Karim, the top Palestinian dire [...]

Arab Channels try to Ignore Palestine - Moghavemat is our Common Term

Supervisors of the Foreign Media and TV channels, accompanying the guests of 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF), attended a conference regarding Palestine Cinema in Tehran. Ibrahim Farhat (Al-Manar), David Batista (Cuba Radio and TV Institute), Ghassan Clase (Former Syrian Cultur [...]

World Cinema Nominees were selected

Best Documentary (nominees are):Israeli RelationLook at the Board BackFive Broken CamerasMemories for All SeasonsKhaled and MojtabaMits WakhPervader Best Scenario (nominees are):Very LonesomeCrack 143No Best Director (nominees are):ChMandela, a Long Walk to FreedomNo Best Film (nominees are):Ve [...]

13th RIFF Nominees were Announced

  The Public Relations Department of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) announced nominees of this festival in various sections. Best Scenario (nominees are):Narges Abyar (for Crack 143)Ebrahim Hatamikia (for CH)Ensieh Shah-Hosseini (for Prettier Than Life)Ehsan Abdipour ( [...]

Opening Ceremony of the 13th RIFF (Full Report)

  The Public Relations Department of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) reported that the director of the opening ceremony is Mohammad Heidari who had applied different interior design to this event. After the recitation of Holy Quran, the national anthem of Islamic [...]