Iranian Cinema in Pahlavi Era 2017

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A unique documentary which is about Iran's cinema before the Islamic Revolution.

Persian Title:

سینمای ایران در عصر پهلوی

Persian Title in English:

Cinemaye Iran dar Asre Pahlavi

Director(s):

Farrokh Majidi,

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Related Date:

2017()

Run Time:

1h15'

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Avicenna
Avicenna (1987)

Avicenna was imprisoned by Amir Shams al-Dawla at his elderly years. His brother, who was away from him since childhood, pays his fine to free him. This movie tells the story of the ups and downs of the life of this reno...

Run Time: 1h43' . Release: 1987

Categories: Feature,

Director: Keyhan Rahgozar,

Cast: Mohammad Abhari, Firouz Behjat Mohammadi, Nasrin Ghasemzadeh, Shahzad Kamali, Jamshid Layegh,

Director of Photography: Farrokh Majidi,

The Strange Journey
The Strange Journey (1987)

Some runaways are trying to cross the Iranian marine borders. They enter a fight with Chashoos but they tolerate them because they need them. Then they encounter a storm that causes the boat to get lost. Everyone is left...

Run Time: 1h29' . Release: 1987

Categories: Feature,

Director: Iraj Saghiri,

Cast: Hamid Baghaki, Mohammadreza Bazdarhava, Manouchehr Behroozian, Gholamreza Firouzfar, Ali Gholami,

Director of Photography: Farhad Karimi, Farrokh Majidi,

The School We Went to
The School We Went to (1988)

A group of elite students led by Kaveh Kamali are trying to put together a play. The school headmaster is on leave because of his sickness, and so the schoolmaster has taken over. He is more concerned with his personal d...

Release: 1988

Categories: Feature,

Director: Dariush Mehrjui,

Cast: Kamalodin Ashraf, Jamaledin Ashraf, Ezzatollah Entezami, Farshid Hastei, Mahmoud Mahdavi,

Director of Photography: Mehrdad Fakhimi, Farrokh Majidi,

Persian Carpet
Persian Carpet (2006)

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...

Run Time: 2h0' . Release: 2006

Categories: Documentary,

Director: Behrooz Afkhami, Rakhshan Bani Etemad, Bahram Beyzaei, Seyfollah Dad, Bahman Farmanara, Mohammadreza Honarmand, Abbas Kiarostami, Majid Majidi, Dariush Mehrjui, Reza Mirkarimi, Jafar Panahi, Mojtaba Ra'ei, Khosro Sinaei, Kamal Tabrizi, Nourodin Zarin Kalak,

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Director of Photography: Mohammad Davoudi, Hossein Jafarian, Mahmoud Kalari, Hamid Khozouei Abyane, Abbas Kiarostami, Farrokh Majidi, Farshad Mohammadi, Fereydoun Shirdel, Mohammadreza Sokout,

Beloved Sky
Beloved Sky (2009)

A young physician called Shayan finds out that he has an incurable disease.

Run Time: 1h20' . Release: 2009

Categories: Feature,

Director: Dariush Mehrjui,

Cast: Mani Haghighi, Leyla Hatami, Ali Mosafa, Ghorban Najafi, Mohammad Bagher Safanour,

Director of Photography: Farrokh Majidi,

Orange Suit
Orange Suit (2011)

A story about a change in a photographer who is trying to cleanse his soul by cleaning his surrounding and purify his mind and soul. Ahmed Aban, a professional photojournalist who by reading a book is influenced to clean...

Run Time: 1h47' . Release: 2011

Categories: Feature,

Director: Dariush Mehrjui,

Cast: Ali Abedini, Hamed Behdad, Homayoun Ershadi, Kianoush Gerami, Mitra Hajjar,

Director of Photography: Farrokh Majidi,

The Queue
The Queue (1984)

A young wrestler named Azim wishes to stand on the world championship's podium and use that situation to undermine the monarchy. After the 1979 revolution, when the Iran-Iraq war breaks out, he goes to the front and bec...

Release: 1984

Categories: Feature,

Director: Aliasghar Asgarian,

Cast: Asghar Akbarzadeh, Najaf Alihadi, Mohammad Allahdad, Saeed Azizi, Soheila Engashteh,

Director of Photography: Farrokh Majidi,

Wet Dream
Wet Dream (2005)

Azar who got divorced from her husband Amir recently, is living a peaceful life with her teenage son Arash until she meets Siavash. He proposes her, so her relation with Arash becomes somehow complicated, and eventually...

Run Time: 1h50' . Release: 2005

Categories: Feature,

Director: Pouran Derakhshandeh,

Cast: Babak Ansari, Sharareh Dolatabadi, Homayoun Ershadi, Mohammadreza Ghaffari, Faramarz Gharibian,

Director of Photography: Farrokh Majidi,