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4 Movies in International Section of the 13th RIFF

  The four movies are:‘Crack 143’ directed by Narges Abyar‘CH’ directed by Ebrahim Hatami Kia‘Very Lonesome’ directed by Ehsan Abdipour‘Abu Zeinab’ directed by Ali Ghaffari

Juries of ‘Persian Cinema’ of the 13th RIFF were Appointed

  The Public Relations Department of the 13th RIFF announced their names:Mohammad Reza Sharafeddin, Mohammad Hosein Haghighi, Parviz SheikhTadi, Yadollah Samadi, Seyyed Naser Hashemzadeh, Mohammad Bozorgnia and Behrooz Esbati

Another 130 Filmmakers Signed Petition Letter to Ban Ki Moon (Total Reached 380)

  A number of Iranian Filmmakers and Artists have signed a petition to the UN Secretary General in opposing the violent actions in Gaza and Iraq.The Public Relations Department of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) further added that the opposition trend continues and artis [...]

Registration of The Volunteers in Script Writing and Field Special Effects Virtual Workshops

  The Provincial Affairs Department of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) started to register a number of interested people in various cities and provinces in ‘Scriptwriting and Field Special Effects Virtual Workshops’ to enrich the concepts of this cinematic event. Head o [...]

RIFF is More Impressive than Fajr Film Festival

Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Naghdi who was talking about the Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF), described it as one of the most important film festivals in Iran, aiming at being more impressive than Fajr Film Festival.“Iranian Professors’ Basij are going to participate at the 13th [...]

RIFF Announces The List of 'Documentary' Movies for Competition

  The Public Relations Department of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) announced the list of 48 movies which are going to compete in the Competition section of this venue.‘When they came’ Directed by: Zohreh Yazadan Panah Gareh Tappeh‘Look at the board back’ Directed by: M [...]

Our Movies Must not Merely Show Nostalgia of The ‘Sacred Defense’

Dr. Emad Afrough, an author and social-Cultural analyst, believes that our filmmakers must realize the post-effects of the Imposed War against Iraq to show them in their movies. He also contemplates that our movies in this category must not only show the nostalgic scenes of war.“Some of the movies [...]

RIFF Will be Held in Border Towns of Iran

  The 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) will continue its previous successful policy of screening Sacred Defense movies in border towns concurrent to the ‘Sacred Defense’ commemoration week in September 2014.“This action will be performed to ‘increase the number of audience’, [...]

Seminaries will Host The 13th RIFF

  For the first time in Iran, Seminaries will host the Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF).The Public Relations Department of the 13th RIFF further reported that following the efforts made by the Provincial Affairs Department Management of the RIFF, seminaries will host this cultural [...]