Moscow International Film Festival Unveils Lineup

Moscow International Film Festival Unveils Lineup On Tuesday, the Moscow International Film Festival, Russia's main international film event, which is scheduled to run April 18-25, unveiled its lineup. Among the 13 competitors for the Golden St. ...

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Nd/Nf Review: ‘Ava’ Tells a Universal Tale of Resilience Against Patriarchal Oppression

Sadaf Foroughi’s fulminating debut feature, Ava, may strike a few chords among Persepolis enthusiasts. A role-model schoolgirl turned rebel, its eponymous teenage girl is a rollicking blend between ...

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Fajr International Film Festival Tehran 35th Anniversary As It Happened You see “Iran” and think certain things. You go to Iran and see the people, the shops, street activity, the environment, its museums and you forget the two things about it which shape your emotional ...