International

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 [...]

The Resistance International Film Festival Condemned The Brutal Genocide of Muslims in Myanmar

The Resistance International Film Festival Condemned the Brutal Genocide of Muslims in Myanmar  The Resistance International Film Festival released a statement responding to the horrific genocide of Muslims in Myanmar and condemned this brutal action.According to the Public Relations Departme [...]

The 1st Scientific Conference of ‘Resistance Cinema’ to be Held in 2014

The organizers of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) have decided to hold the 1st scientific conference of ‘Resistance Cinema: Theories, Policies, Evaluations’ concurrent to the 13th RIFF in order to expand thoughts, evaluations and theories in the field of ‘Re [...]

Critique American Politician and Producer Visits Secretary of 13th Resistance International Film Festival

  Art Olivier, visited various departments of the Festival and met Mohammad Khazaei, Secretary of the 13th Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF). During this meeting, Olivier and Khazaei exchanged viewpoints regarding Cinema and its current position in the world and emphasized on the n [...]

Al-Manar Sets Permanent Relationship with RIFF

Resistance International Film Festival: Ibrahim Farhat, the General Manager of Al-Manar Channel and Mohammad Khazaei, the Secretary of the Resistance International Film Festival (RIFF) met in Tehran.Balal Za’rour, Head of International Centre of Al-Manar in Beirut, Banil Hamoudah, Head of Al- [...]