Showing 20 titles of total 30 (country Iran). 

The Other Side of the Wind (2018)

# 15068 IMDb R 

The Other Side of the Wind (2018)

Director: Orson Welles

Comedy, Drama (2h 02min)

France France, Iran Iran, USA USA

Rated 7.4 after 746 votes, 79% postive reviews on 04-Nov-18.

1 win & 1 nomination

A Hollywood director emerges from semi-exile with plans to complete work on an innovative motion picture.

24 Frames (2017)

# 15495 IMDb Not Rated 

24 Frames (2017)

TaglineThe final film from Abbas Kiarostami.

Director: Abbas Kiarostami

Drama (1h 54min)

Iran Iran, France France

Rated 7.0 after 602 votes, 76% postive reviews on 17-Feb-19.

2 wins

24 Frames is an experimental project made by filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami in the last three years of his life. It is a collection of 24 short four-and-a-half minute films inspired by still images, including paintings and photographs.

Forushande (2016)

# 13360 IMDb

Forushande (2016)

(The Salesman)

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Drama, Thriller (2h 05min)

Iran Iran, France France

Rated 7.8 after 39,313 votes, 85% postive reviews on 05-Feb-19.

Won Oscar. Another 10 wins & 24 nominations

Forced to leave their collapsing house, Ranaa and Emad, an Iranian couple who happen to be performers rehearsing for Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman" rent a new apartment from one of their fellow performers. Unaware of the fact that the previous tenant had been a woman of ill repute having many clients, they settle down. By a nasty turn of events one of the clients pays a visit to the (...)

Under the Shadow (2016)

# 13154 IMDb

Under the Shadow (2016)

TaglineFear will find you.

Director: Babak Anvari

Horror (1h 24min)

UK UK, Qatar Qatar, Jordan Jordan, Iran Iran

Rated 6.9 after 16,688 votes, 84% postive reviews on 06-Oct-18.

20 wins & 18 nominations

As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn Tehran of the 1980s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.

Taxi (2015)

# 12675 IMDb

Taxi (2015)

(Taxi Tehran)

Director: Jafar Panahi

Comedy, Drama (1h 22min)

Iran Iran

Rated 7.3 after 11,169 votes, 91% postive reviews on 08-Oct-18.

7 wins & 7 nominations

When you are a filmmaker and you are not allowed to direct movies any more, you have to retrain. So why not become a taxi driver? Or better, why not pretend you are a taxi driver and make a film despite everything? This is what Jafar Panahi has done. Now he invites you to get into his cab for the price of a cinema ticket, to ride through the streets of Tehran and discover its people in the (...)

Jodaeiye Nader az Simin (2011)

# 08917 IMDb TOP250 #111

Jodaeiye Nader az Simin (2011)

(A Separation)

TaglineUgly truth, sweet lies...

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Drama (2h 03min)

Iran Iran

Rated 8.3 after 191,944 votes, 95% postive reviews on 27-Feb-19.

Won Oscar. Another 56 wins & 26 nominations

Nader (Peyman Moaadi)and Simin (Leila Hatami) argue about living abroad. Simin prefers to live abroad to provide better opportunities for their only daughter, Termeh. However, Nader refuses to go because he thinks he must stay in Iran and take care of his father (Ali-Asghar Shahbazi), who suffers from Alzheimers. However, Simin is determined to get a divorce and leave the country with her (...)

Copie conforme (2010)

# 08033 IMDb

Copie conforme (2010)

(Certified Copy)

Director: Abbas Kiarostami

Drama (1h 46min)

France France, Italy Italy, Iran Iran

Rated 7.3 after 17,182 votes, 82% postive reviews on 15-Jul-18.

3 wins & 6 nominations

In Tuscany to promote his latest book, a middle-aged English writer meets a French woman who leads him to the village of Lucignano.

The Hunter (2010)

# 07977 IMDb

The Hunter (2010)

Director: Rafi Pitts

(1h 30min)

Iran Iran, Germany Germany

Rated 6.3 after 1,339 votes, 76% postive reviews on 08-Sep-18.

2 nominations

In an act of vengeance, a young man, randomly kills two police officers. He escapes to the forest, where he is arrested by two other officers. The three men are surrounded by trees, the woods. They are lost in a maze, a desolate landscape, where the boundaries between the hunter and the hunted are difficult to perceive.

Darbareye Elly (2009)

# 12289 IMDb

Darbareye Elly (2009)

(About Elly)

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Drama, Mystery (1h 59min)

Iran Iran, France France

Rated 8.0 after 36,343 votes, 87% postive reviews on 29-Dec-18.

13 wins & 8 nominations

A group of middle-class friends travel from Tehran to spend the weekend at the seaside. Sepideh invites Elly, who is her daughter's teacher, to travel with the three families in order to introduce her to their recently divorced friend Ahmad, now living in Germany. The next morning, the two women go shopping in the town and Elly says that she has to return to Tehran because her mother has been (...)

Shirin (2008)

# 10751 IMDb

Shirin (2008)

Director: Abbas Kiarostami

Drama (1h 32min)

Iran Iran

Rated 6.8 after 1,969 votes on 18-Jan-19.

A hundred and fourteen famous Iranian theater and cinema actresses and a French star: mute spectators at a theatrical representation of Khosrow and Shirin, a Persian poem from the twelfth century, put on stage by Kiarostami. The development of the text -- long a favorite in Persia and the Middle East -- remains invisible to the viewer of the film, the whole story is told by the faces of the women (...)

Chaharshanbe-soori (2006)

# 13339 IMDb

Chaharshanbe-soori (2006)

(Fireworks Wednesday)

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Drama, Mystery, Romance (1h 42min)

Iran Iran

Rated 7.8 after 8,160 votes, 84% postive reviews on 21-Feb-19.

7 wins & 5 nominations

On the day before their holiday trip to Dubai, a wife who believes her husband is unfaithful enlists the help of Roohi, a young women sent by an agency to clean the house. She asks Roohi to make an appointment and gather information at the salon of the woman she suspects. Roohi is betrothed, innocent of marital discord. Over the course of the day, she, the couple, their small son, the wife's (...)

Tickets (2005)

# 01485 IMDb

Tickets (2005)

Director: Abbas Kiarostami, Ken Loach, Ermanno Olmi

Comedy, Drama (1h 49min)

Italy Italy, UK UK, Iran Iran

Rated 7.0 after 2,353 votes on 10-Feb-19.

1 nomination

Shah-re ziba (2004)

# 13942 IMDb

Shah-re ziba (2004)

(The Beautiful City)

Director: Asghar Farhadi

Drama (1h 41min)

Iran Iran

Rated 7.8 after 3,987 votes, 69% postive reviews on 05-Oct-18.

5 wins

Akbar has just turned eighteen. He has been held in a rehabilitation centre for committing murder at the age of sixteen when he was condemned to death...

Lakposhtha hâm parvaz mikonand (2004)

# 02592 IMDb

Lakposhtha hâm parvaz mikonand (2004)

(Turtles Can Fly)

Director: Bahman Ghobadi

Drama, War (1h 38min)

Iran Iran, France France, Iraq Iraq

Rated 8.1 after 15,952 votes, 85% postive reviews on 01-Feb-19.

15 wins & 4 nominations

Set in Ghobadi's native Kurdistan, close to the Turkey-Iran border. Soran is a 13-year-old boy who orders other children around as he installs an antenna for villagers keen to hear of Saddam's fall. Eventually, he falls for Agrin but is disturbed by her brother Henkov, who was left armless after he stepped on a landmine and who can now seemingly predict the future.

Safar e Ghandehar (2001)

# 04971 IMDb

Safar e Ghandehar (2001)

(Kandahar)

Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Drama (1h 25min)

France France, Iran Iran

Rated 6.8 after 6,113 votes, 76% postive reviews on 02-Jan-19.

3 wins & 6 nominations

Nafas is a reporter who was born in Afghanistan, but fled with her family to Canada when she was a child. However, her sister wasn't so lucky; she lost her legs to a land mine while young, and when Nafas and her family left the country, her sister was accidentally left behind. Nafas receives a letter from her sister announcing that she's decided to commit suicide during the final eclipse before (...)

Baran (2001)

# 04959 IMDb

Baran (2001)

Director: Majid Majidi

Adventure, Drama, Romance (1h 34min)

Iran Iran

Rated 7.8 after 7,014 votes, 79% postive reviews on 31-Aug-18.

13 wins & 3 nominations

Young Lateef works on a construction site in Tehran with some Kurds and a few illegal Afghan workers. When Lateef is given heavier tasks to compensate for new Afghan worker Rahmat, he resents his displacement and treats Rahmat cruelly. After one of his pranks, however, Lateef discovers Rahmat's secret--he is a girl named Baran. Latif's heart softens towards Baran and he shows his new affection (...)

Rang-e khoda (1999)

# 10370 IMDb

Rang-e khoda (1999)

(The Color of Paradise)

Director: Majid Majidi

Drama, Family (1h 30min)

Iran Iran

Rated 8.2 after 13,542 votes, 80% postive reviews on 29-Oct-18.

10 wins & 8 nominations

Mohammad, a boy at Tehran's institute for the blind, waits for his dad to pick him up for summer vacation. While waiting, he realizes a baby bird has fallen from its nest: he chases away a cat, finds the bird, climbs a tree, and puts it back. His father finally comes and takes him to their village where his sisters and granny await. The lad is a loving student of nature and longs for village life (...)

Bad ma ra khahad bord (1999)

# 00703 IMDb

Bad ma ra khahad bord (1999)

(The Wind Will Carry Us)

Director: Abbas Kiarostami

Drama (1h 58min)

Iran Iran, France France

Rated 7.6 after 6,772 votes, 86% postive reviews on 07-Oct-18.

3 wins & 4 nominations

Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with the local community and how he changes his own attitudes as a result.

Sokout (1998)

# 14856 IMDb Not Rated 

Sokout (1998)

(The Silence)

Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Drama, Music (1h 16min)

Iran Iran, Tajikistan Tajikistan, France France

Rated 7.1 after 1,083 votes on 18-Oct-18.

3 wins & 1 nomination

Because of his special gift in identifying objects by the sounds they make, a blind young boy is employed as a string instrument tuner in a small village in Tajikistan. He may be blind but that does not mean he cannot see. On his way to work, he could tell the quality of the bread the young girls along the streets are peddling by simply touching their ware. His world is made more colorful and (...)

Bacheha-Ye aseman (1997)

# 04388 IMDb TOP250 #129

Bacheha-Ye aseman (1997)

(Children of Heaven)

TaglineA Little Secret...Their Biggest Adventure

Director: Majid Majidi

Comedy, Drama (1h 29min)

Iran Iran

Rated 8.3 after 49,599 votes on 03-Feb-19.

Nominated for Oscar. Another 10 wins & 2 nominations

Zohre's shoes are gone; her older brother Ali lost them. They are poor, there are no shoes for Zohre until they come up with an idea: they will share one pair of shoes, Ali's. School awaits. Will the plan succeed?

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