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 [...]

Dr. Hasan Abbasi speaks to Filmmakers

  Hasan Abbasi is going to speak to the Filmmakers tomorrow (23/09/2014). The title of his speech is ‘Paganism Cinema – Cinema of the fighters for Faith’. Abbasi will fully analyze the ‘Legion’ movie in this session.‘Legion’, an American movie released in 2010, directed by Scott Steward is an [...]

Syrian President’s message Regarding the 13th RIFF

  In the name of God, the most compassionate the most merciful Dear Innovators,Civilization of every nations is a guide for the next generations and art, in its various forms, is one of the most important and advanced aspects of civilization.The RIFF with its perfect subjects is beyond a simp [...]

Winners of the ‘Insight’ Section of the 13th RIFF were Announced

Honorary Commendation and Award of the Best Fiction movie (Insight section): ‘Canopy’ directed by Masoud TakavarHonorary Commendation and Award of the Best Documentary movie (Insight section): ‘Which Deviation?’ directed by Reza SadeghiSpecial Commendation to: Mohammad Mofidi Kia for ‘Stain’ [...]

RIFF is a Cultural and International Frontline against Zionism and Arrogance

  On the ceremony of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF), Mohammad Khazaei, the secretary of the festival issued a message and described the current festival as ‘more elegant, productive and magnificent’. The Public Relations Department of the 13th RIFF released the [...]