Persian Carpet 2006

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In this collection, each director was free in the choice of the subject and the form, through which they are supposed to express whatever they feel for Persian carpet. Different subjects, in different forms of video clip, video art, documentary, animation, and narrative, and in various cities of Iran have been presented.

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10 on Ten
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Categories: Documentary,

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Cast: Abbas Kiarostami,

Director of Photography: Abbas Kiarostami,

The Wind Will Carry Us
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Categories: Feature,

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Director of Photography: Mahmoud Kalari,

Close-Up
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Categories: Feature,

Director: Abbas Kiarostami,

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Director of Photography: Alireza Zarrindast,

Taste of Cherry
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Run Time: 1h35' . Release: 1997

Categories: Feature,

Director: Abbas Kiarostami,

Cast: Ahmad Ansari, Abdolhossein Bagheri, Homayoun Ershadi, Elham Imani, Afshin Khorshid Bakhtari,

Director of Photography: Homayoun Payvar,

Offside
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Run Time: 1h28' . Release: 2005

Categories: Feature,

Director: Jafar Panahi,

Cast: Golnaz Farmani, Mohammadreza Gharadaghi, Shayesteh Irani, Mohammad Kheirabadi, Masoud Kheymeh Kaboud,

Director of Photography: Mahmoud Kalari,

Crimson Gold
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Categories: Feature,

Director: Jafar Panahi,

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Director of Photography: Hossein Jafarian,

Here, a Shining Light
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Director: Reza Mirkarimi,

Cast: Farzad Hatamian, Falamak Joneydi, Allahgholi Nazari, Saeed Poursamimi, Mahmoud Rasekhfar,

Director of Photography: Hamid Khozouei Abyane,

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Categories: Feature,

Director: Reza Mirkarimi,

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Director of Photography: Mohammad Aladpoosh,

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Categories: Feature,

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Director of Photography: Mahmoud Kalari,