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Asghar Farhadi’s ‘A Hero’ Heading to Berlin Market

'A Hero,' the new feature from Iranian director and two-time Oscar-winner Asghar Farhadi, is heading to the Berlin market, where French sales outfit Memento Films International will be shopping the script to global buyers.

Zurich Film Festival to Feature Iranian Cinema

The Swiss fest will feature work from Iranian directors such as Jafar Panahi, Abbas Kiarostami and Oscar-winner Asghar Farhadi.

Doha Outlines Plans for Inaugural Qumra Festival

The fest, which will focus on first- and second-time filmmakers, will run March 6-11

‘A Separation’ Director Asghar Farhadi to Head Busan Jury

The Iranian director's latest, 'The Past' was a Golden Globe nominee

Telluride: Three Iranian Directors Take Center Stage

Oscar-winner Asghar Farhadi, the formerly-imprisoned Mohammad Rasoulof and newcomer Mitra Farahani show off their latest work.

Iranian Director Abbas Kiarostami: ‘The Situation in Iran Has Never Been This Dark’

Having made his two previous films abroad, the former Palme d’Or winner says political uncertainty is undermining artistic creativity.

Iran Protests Berlin Festival Award for Jafar Panahi’s ‘Closed Curtain’

The country's top cinema regulator describes the film as an “illegal act” and demands the Berlinale “correct their behavior” after awarding the best screenplay honor to the banned filmmaker.

The Hanoi International Film Festival Kicks Off in Vietnam

The upstart Southeast Asian festival shows some growing pains and plenty of promise as it returns for an expanded second year.

Karlovy Vary Festival Announces Competition Lineup

Eight world premieres and four international premieres will compete for the Crystal Globe at Eastern Europe's most esteemed film festival.

‘Nader and Simin, a Separation’ Wins Big at Asian Film Awards

The Academy Award-winning Iranian courtroom drama took best film, best director and best screenwriter, as well as best editor.

Oscars 2012: Complete Winners List

"The Artist" and "Hugo" topped the 84th annual Academy Awards with five wins apiece.

‘She Monkeys,’ ‘Play’ Top Swedish Film Honors

Iran's Oscar hopeful "A Seperation" wins best foreign film.