As civil liberties were absorbed by the religious state and exacting codes of conduct were implemented with brutal force in Iran, Kiarostami used his canvas to show hope to his countrymen.
04 Dec 2013
Extraordinary insight into the popular music of Iran before the revolution of 1979 ushered in the Islamic regime, which effectively banned such cultural activity.
14 Jun 2012
This film is credited with having helped to launch Iranian New Wave cinema, with director Dariush Mehrjui as one of the leaders in the movement.
06 Dec 2011
Ata Ebteka: Ornamentalism: Ata Ebtekar and the Iranian Orchestra For New Music Performing Works of A
Hints of Persian music are masked by a confounding digital ruckus as one of Iran's premier electronic composers takes on one of the country's pioneering electro-acoustic minds.
28 Oct 2009
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