The Iranian short film, ‘The Recess,’ written, directed, and produced by Navid Nikkhah-Azad won the Best Short Film Award of Fundación Charlot in the Festival Internacional de Cine de Dosquebradas (FICDOS) in Colombia.
Dystopian South Korean show ‘Squid Game’ debuted on Netflix last month, causing a global sensation and quickly becoming the streaming service’s most popular series ever. It’s even become a topic of water cooler conversation at the State Department.
The Iranian film, ‘Careless Crime,’ directed by Shahram Mokri, won Best Film Award at the New Views section at the Olhar de Cinema, known as the Curitiba International Film Festival, in Curitiba, Brazil.
The Italian Embassy in Tehran hosted on Thursday a tribute to renowned Iranian film director Abbas Kiarostami with a special photo exhibit, a classical music performance, and the screening of two video documentaries featuring the places which have served as inspiration for Kiarostami.