Hamid Naficy Lecture - Gallery (January 30, 2006) UCLA Iranian Film Festival (Gallery) Reviews: Portrait of a Lady Far Away - UCLA Iranian Film Festival (January 27, 2006) Honoring Iranian cinema at UCLA - Daily Bruin (January 13, 2006) 16th Annual Celebration of Iranian Cinema - UCLA (January 13 - February 11, 2006) Iran 'crackdown on foreign films' - BBC (October 20, 2005) Filmmaker Cyrus Kar Lecture - Gallery (October 16, 2005) Film Director Kayvan Mashayekh, San Diego - Gallery (September 4, 2005) Yassamin Maleknasr at Film Society in Santa Monica - Gallery (August 28, 2005) Swiss honour for Iranian director - BBC (August 8, 2005) Children get must-see movie list - BBC (July 20, 2005) The Iranian star of 24 thought hard before taking the role - The Age (July 14, 2005) Unveiled Reviews US film-maker free from Iraq jail - BBC (July 10, 2005) Iranian Immigrant Produces Movie About Omar Khayyam - VOA News (July 5, 2005) | The Keeper Persian Poet Omar Khayyam Inspires New Iranian-American Film - Washington File (July 5, 2005) Director of Banned Iranian Film Gets Unlikely Job - NPR (May 25, 2005) Documentary about Iranian-American Women and Sex - UCLA (May 24, 2005) Abbas Kiarostami 'in Conversation' with Ahmad Karimi Hakak and Geoff Andrew - London (May 11, 2005) Abbas Kiarostami workshop, 2 - Iran's top director lauded in London - BBC (April 29 2005) Iran unyielding over director ban - BBC (April 28, 2005) Abbas Kiarostami: Image, Voice and Vision - London (29 April - 1 May, 2005) A short film by Goli Omidvar in cinema 'la clef' in Paris (April 1, 2005) Iran: Prize-Winning Documentary Exposes Hidden Side Of Iranian Society - RFE (March 25, 2005) Aghdashloo clocks fame on '24' - USA Today (March 21, 2005) A Poet Who Pointed the Way to a New Iran - Washington Post (March 12, 2005) Playing Against (Stereo)type - NY Times (January 23, 2005) Kiarostami will preside over the "Camera d'Or" jury - BBC Persian (January 20, 2005) Turtles Can Fly - The Guardian (January 7, 2005) 'These are the people we never see on TV' - The Guardian (January 6, 2005) 'I come from a land of untold stories' - Telegraph (December 28, 2004) Iranian film wins Indian honour - BBC (December 10, 2004) Boof-e-Koor (The Blind Owl) debuts - BBC Persian (December 9, 2004) | Niloufar Beyzaei Kiarostami honored at film festival - BBC Persian (November 27, 2004) | Festival des 3 Continents Duel debuts in Kabul and Tehran - BBC Persian (November 25, 2004) | Official Site Iranian director turns lens on India - BBC (November 19, 2004) Alexander is back - The Iranian (October 27, 2004) The Lizard - The Guardian (October 25, 2004) Hero director gets Oscars entry - BBC (October 22, 2004) Bridging the Gulf - The Guardian (September 27, 2004) Iraqi tale wins at San Sebastian - BBC (September 25, 2004) Iranian Director's Film Wins Spanish Festival Top Prize - VOA News (September 25, 2004) Iran's judiciary plans to 'detoxify' film industry - AFP (September 21, 2004) An Interview with Mania Akbari, director of "20 Fingers" - BBC Persina (September 18, 2004) At Five in the Afternoon - The Guardian (September 17, 2004) The man who lost his past - The Guardian (September 6, 2004) Interview: Shirin Neshat, photographer and film maker - New Zealand Herald (August 25, 2004) Lost in transit - The Guardian (August 1, 2004) Spielberg spins the tale of the prisoner of Paris airport - The Guardian (july 27, 2004) Paradise Is Somewhere Else - The Guardian (July 23, 2004) The Lizard: Iran in the cinema's gaze - Open Democracy (July 22, 2004) Faces up to Afghan life - The Age (July 22, 2004) Joy of Madness - The Guardian (July 16, 2004) Film Documentary Captures Optimistic Spirit of Afghanistan - Washington File (July 8, 2004) Behind 'The Terminal,' a true story - CS Monitor (June 21, 2004) "The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayam - The Iranian (June 18, 2004) Blood wedding - The Observer (June 13, 2004) 'They want us to emigrate' - The Guardian (June 10, 2004) Lizard director stays with religion - BBC (June 9, 2004) Iranian movie director wins Praemium Imperiale prize - Japan Times (June 8, 2004) Iran 'anti-cleric' film to hit US - BBC (May 26, 2004) Anti-Bush film tops Cannes awards - BBC (May 22, 2004) Gavkhooni debuts at the Cannes Film Festival (May 20, 2004) Iranian filmmaker: Culture, art are key to democracy - Daily Star (May 18, 2004) Curtain falls on Iranian comedy - The Guardian (May 17, 2004) Iran 'anti-cleric' film withdrawn - BBC (May 15, 2004) Amir-Yousefi's "Bitter Dream," debuts at the Cannes Film Festival - BBC Persian (May 15, 2004) Kiarostami at the Cannes Film Festival - BBC Persian (May 14, 2004) Iran blocks new Makhmalbaf film - The Guardian (May 13, 2004) Row builds over Iran cleric film - BBC (May 11, 2004) Director accuses Iran of film ban - BBC (May 6, 2004) Call for ban on film that mocks Iran's - Telegraph (May 6, 2004) 'Passion' to Be Screened in Iran - BBC Persian (April 29, 2004) Film mocking the mullahs is a hit in Iran - The Guardian (April 28, 2004) Cleric flick captivates Iran - BBC (April 26, 2004) Marmoulak debuts in Tehran - BBC Persian (April 23, 2004) It's a family affair - The Independent (April 18, 2004) "The Cinema of Exile" debuts in Paris - BBC Persian (April 10, 2004) Iran's very own Coppola family - Telegraph (April 9, 2004) Beyond words - The Guardian (April 2, 2004) A Straphanger Fills in the Blanks (Review: Marathon)- NY Times (April 2, 2004) Noises Off: Seeking Solace in the Ambient Sounds of the City - Village Voice (March 29, 2004) Interview: Shohreh Aghdashloo - BBC (March 9, 2004) Interview: Shohreh Aghdashloo - BBC Persian | Audio Iranian artists fear throwback to days of censorship - CS Monitor (March 4, 2004) Iranian Films Warmly Received in American Theaters - Washington File (March 4, 2004) In Depth: 2004 Oscars - BBC (March 1, 2004) Translation captures Spirit awards - BBC (February 29, 2004) Afghan Film "Osama" Depicts Taliban Tyranny Against Women - Washington File (February 13, 2004) Aghdashloo's appeal for understanding - BBC (February 12, 2004) In Iran, nightclubs are banned and concerts are rare, but movies abound.
- San Francisco Chronicle (February 10, 2004) Iran's Most Wanted: Filmmakers - Wired News (February 6, 2004) The Siren Song of 'Crimson Gold' - Washington Post (February 6, 2004) Kiarostami's new digital film "Mahtab" - BBC Persian (February 3, 2004) 22nd Fajr Film Festival (February 1, 2004 - February 11, 2004) Oscars' global reach touches two actresses - USA Today (January 28, 2004) Actress in a supporting role: Shohreh Aghdashloo - 76th Annual Academy Awards Shohreh Aghdashloo is nominated for best supporting actor in House of Sand and Fog - BBC Persian (January 27, 2004) Oscar's year of global surprises - BBC (January 27, 2004) Rings dominates Oscar nominations - BBC (January 27, 2004) Afghan film collects Golden Globe - BBC (January 26, 2004) Through the dark black smoke of war - The Guardian (January 16, 2004) Made in Iran - Daily Bruin (January 15, 2004) Death of a pizza salesman - CS Monitor (January 16, 2004) A Deliveryman's Desperation as a Window on Iran - NY Times (January 16, 2004) The Invisible Man - Village Voice (January 14, 2004) Iranian filmmakers are living with censorship - Iranian filmmakers are living with censorship (January 12, 2004) Meet the Iranians - Washington Post (January 9, 2004) Highly Recommended: 10 Great Iranian Films - Washington Post (January 9, 2004) Films From Iran, Free at the Freer - Washington Post (January 9, 2004) Two Influential Directors - Washington Post (January 9, 2004) Living With Censorship - Washington Post (January 9, 2004) Kiarostami Festival in Paris - BBC Persian (January 7, 2004) From Iran to California to 'House of Sand and Fog' (Interview with Shohreh Aghdashloo) - NY Times (January 4, 2004) Acclaimed Hollywood Film Focuses on Iranian-American Family - Washington File (January 2, 2004) Kiarostami receives Honorary Doctorate degree - BBC Persian (December 20, 2003) To film 'Fog,' novelist enlisted a novice - CS Monitor (December 19, 2003) Two Flawed People, Divided by a House - NY Times (December 19, 2003) Letter-Imperfect Melodrama Just Can't Push The Envelope - Village Voice (December 17, 2003) Finding Ancient History (In Town) and Modern Conflicts (On Screen) In Thessaloniki - Indiwire (December 8, 2003) Silence of the Sea debuts in Mannheim Film Festival - BBC Persian (December 3, 2003) Scott Rudin set to make film on Iran crisis - The Advocate (November 27, 2003) B. student opts out of films - (November 23, 2003) House of Sand and Fog - Yahoo Movies (November 21, 2003) House of Sand and Fog - BBC Review Shohreh Aghdashloo's bio and images (House of Sand and Fog) House of Sand and Fog This year's NYFF is a decidedly mixed bag of tricks - (November 2003) Kiarostami wins the Konrad Wolf film award - BBC Persian (November 17, 2003) Guardian's list of the world's 40 best directors - BBC Persian (November 14, 2003) The world's 40 best directors - The Guardian (November 14, 2003) Bearing witness to the struggles of modern-day Iran - (November 9, 2003) To Kiarostami or Not To Kiarostami: Iranian Cinema in Transition at Chicago's 14th Festival of Films From Iran - Indiwire (November 5, 2003) Parviz Shabazi's Deep Breath - BBC Persian (November 1, 2003) Hanna Makhmalbaf's Joy of Madness - BBC Persian (October 27, 2003) London Film Festival opens show-casing five Iranian films - BBC Persian (October 22, 2003) Palestinian film joins Oscar race - BBC (October 21, 2003) Iranian film is golden at festival - Chicago Sun-Times (October 13, 2003) Slice With Extra Desperation for Pizza Deliveryman in Tehran - NY Times (October 13, 2003) Iranian Film 'Crimson Gold' Makes N. Debut - NPR (October 13, 2003) Iranian director's driving desire - BBC (October 4, 2003) Interview with Dariush Mehrjui - BBC Persian (October 3, 2003) Bahram Beyzai's 1001 Nights - BBC Persian (September 29, 2003) Interview with Babak Payami, director of Silence Between Two Thoughts - WSWS (September 24, 2003) Jafar Panahi: Home of the brave - The Independent (September 19, 2003) An interview with Jafar Panahi, director of Crimson Gold - WSW (September 17, 2003) Stand and deliver - The Gurardian (September 14, 2003) Crimson Gold - The Guardian (September 12, 2003) Jafar Panahi: It's the Iranian 'Taxi Driver' - The Independent (September 8, 2003) Public enemy - The Guardian (September 2, 2003) Censors cast shadow over Venice - The Guardian (September 1, 2003) Fourteen-year-old Iranian wows the Venice Film Festival - BBC (August 30, 2003) Director, 14, 'too young' to go to her own premiere - The Guardian (August 29, 2003) Crimson Gold makes its London debut - BBC Persian (August 25, 2003) Risking all to show Western films - BBC (August 19, 2003) The beast of Mashhad - The Guardian (August 18, 2003) Crimson Gold - The Guardian (August 16, 2003) An Encounter with Jafar Panahi - Iran Heritage Foundation (August 11, 2003) Iranian films at the Portobello film festival - BBC Persian (August 6, 2003) Contemporary Iranian Cinema (PFF 2003) Iranian Short Films (PFF 2003) Abbas fabulous - The Age (August 2, 2003) Kiarostmai and the Edinburgh Film Festival - BBC Persian (August 2, 2003) Teen director up for top film award - BBC (July 23, 2003) Mixed reception for Palestinian film - BBC (July 22, 2003) People watching - The Guardian (July 14, 2003) Growing up fast in Iran - "I'm Taraneh, 15" Review (June 13, 2003) Palme D'Or triumph for film starring amateurs - The Scotsman (May 26, 2003) Samira Makhmalbaf during the award ceremony of the 56th Film Festival in Cannes - AP (May 25, 2003) From Taliban to Cannes: An Afghan film reaches the bright lights - BBC Video (May 25, 2003) School shooting film wins at Cannes - BBC (May 25, 2003) Cannes winners in full - BBC (May 25, 2003) Director: Samira Makhmalbaf (Cannes 2003) PANJ É ASR (Cannes 2003) Samira Makhmalbaf: Like father, like daughter - The Independent (May 23, 2003) Director Without Borders - Washington Post (May 22, 2003) "Panj E Asr" Samira Makhmalbaf in Cannes BBC Persian - BBC Persian (May 20, 2003) A woman's place - The Guardian (May 19, 2003) Afghan plight jolts Cannes - BBC (May 18, 2003) Cannes 2003 - 56th Festival Costliest UK film takes on epic scale - The Guardian (May 17, 2003) Jackman up for epic lead - The Age (May 16, 2003) They call this quiet?
Popular TV drama flouts Iran’s Islamic taboos - France24 (April 20, 2016) Award-winning filmmaker denied entry into NZ - The Wireless (April 18, 2016) ‘Fahrenheit 451’ Movie in the Works at HBO From ’99 Homes’ Director - The Wrap (April 12, 2016) Iranian film wins top prize at Full Frame festival - News & Observer (April 10, 2016) Review: 'Fireworks Wednesday,' a Domestic Drama From Iran - NY Times (March 15, 2016) Playing on the big screen this Iranian new year – in pictures - TB (March 15, 2016) Dia Mirza Signs Indo-Iranian Film, Says She's Receiving Lots of Love - NDTV (March 12, 2016) 'Star Trek Beyond' Gets Major Boost With Addition Of Amazing Actress Shohreh Aghdashloo - Inquisitr (March 12, 2016) Film Review: ‘Lantouri’ - Variety (March 1, 2016) Fox Greenlights Middle Eastern Family Comedy Pilot Starring Nasim Pedrad as Teenage Boy - Varitey (February 11, 2016) Oscar-winning Iranian director Asghar Farhadi's new film will examine family violence - SBS (February 3, 2016) 'The Birth of a Nation' and 'Sonita' among big winners at Sundance awards - Salt Lake Tribune (January 30, 2016) Meet Rokhsareh Ghaemmaghami - 'Sonita' - Indiwire (January 22, 2016) Babak Anvari talks 'Under The Shadow' - Screen Daily (January 21, 2016) Abbas Kiarostami Unveils Compilation Project, '24 Frames Before and After Lumiere' - Variety (December 10, 2015) Iranian filmmaker comes to Christchurch - Stuff (November 20, 2015) Cinema Italian Style: Premiere of Non Essere Cattivo (Don't Be Bad) - LA (November 12, 2015) Non Essere Cattivo (Don't Be Bad) Press Conference - LA (November 11, 2015) Iran's Film Industry Hopes Nuclear Deal Will Help Open Up Biz Internationally - Variety (October 30, 2015) Homeland star Nazanin Boniadi hits back at 'racism' claims - Evening Standard (October 26, 2015) Majidi's 'Muhammad' to represent Iran at the Oscars - Press TV (September 26, 2015) Iran Shortlists 10 Films as Potential Oscar Submissions - Indiwire (September 25, 2015) Jafar Panahi, Iranian Filmmaker, Persists Despite a Ban - NY Times (September 24, 2015) Iran making film on 175 martyred military divers - Press TV (September 24, 2015) Septembers of Shiraz review – who can overact the most, Salma Hayek or Adrien Brody?
- The Guardian (September 18, 2015) The Messenger of God film by Majid Majidi - Press TV Video (August 27, 2015) 14 Films That Have Been Banned in Iran Since 2007 - Global Voices (August 21, 2015) Spotlight on Iran's film industry - BBC Video (August 20, 2015) Middle Eastern 'gunmen' sweep through the streets of London as actors recreate the Iranian Embassy siege for new film 6 Days - Daily Mail (August 9, 2015) Locarno: Iranian Team Behind 'Paradise' Talks 'Violence in Daily Life' - Variety (August 6, 2015) Zurich Film Festival to spotlight Iran - Screen Daily (July 29, 2015) Morgan Freeman and Jack Black back Iran nuclear deal for fear of becoming 'super dead' - The Guardian (July 29, 2015) Iran, and Then I Biked - Source Weekly (July 15, 2015) LAFF: The premiere of Seoul Searching - LA (June 17, 2015) LAFF: Interview with Negin Farsad on the making of 3rd Street Blackout - LA (June 15, 2015) LAFF: The premiere of In her Place - LA (June 15, 2015) LAFF: The premiere of Aram, Aram - LA (June 14, 2015) LAFF: Atomic Heart - LA (June 13, 2015) Al Pacino's Producer on Iran Nuclear Deal's Possible Effect on Film Industry - Variety (June 1, 2015) From Cannes: "Nahid" a Powerful Representation of Iranian Society - Harvard Crimson (May 20, 2015) The skateboarding Iranian vampire diaries - The Guardian (May 7, 2015) "About Elly": A masterful thriller - and a portrait of Iran's conflicted middle class - Salon (April 8, 2015) Iran Seeking To Attract More International Movies And Film Execs With Reconfigured Fajr Film Fest - Variety (April 7, 2015) TCM Film Festival: Conversation with Sophia Loren - Hollywood (March 29, 2015) TCM Film Festival: Conversation with Shirley Mac Laine - Hollywood (March 29, 2015) TCM Film Festival: Christopher Plummer Tribute - Hollywood (March 27, 2015) TCM Press Conference - Hollywood (March 25, 2015) Rocking the casbah: the gig of a lifetime that put Iranian women back on stage - The Guardian (March 16, 2015) Iranian film retrospective highlights difficulty in producing art under a religious regime - National Post (March 5, 2015) Film Review: 'Atom Heart Mother' - Variety (March 4, 2015) Sean Penn's green card gag falls flat, but was it just a joke between friends?
- The Guardian (February 22, 2015) The 7 Biggest Surprises of the 2015 Spirit Awards - Indiewire (February 21, 2015) Cars, drugs and virginity tests dominate Iranian film festival - TB (February 19, 2015) Iran Leader Criticizes American Sniper - Time Magazine (February 17, 2015) After 'Taxi' Wins Berlin Golden Bear, Jafar Panahi Asks For His Film To Be Shown In Iran - Variety (February 16, 2015) Boost for Iranian cinema at film festivals - BBC (February 15, 2015) Berlin Film Festival: Panahi's Taxi wins Golden Bear - BBC Video (February 15, 2015) Iranian film 'Taxi' wins Golden Bear at Berlin International Film Festival - DW (February 14, 2015) | Video Natural Selection - New Yorker (February 12, 2015) Berlin Review: Jafar Panahi's 'Taxi' is a Unique Cinematic Masterpiece - Indiewire (February 6, 2015) Taxi - a ridealong career selfie from banned director Jafar Panahi - The Guardian (February 6, 2015) Berlin Film Review: 'Taxi' - Variety (February 6, 2015) Iran's most expensive film is about the prophet Muhammad, but he won't get screen time - WP (January 30, 2015) Iranian film on prophet Muhammad set for premiere - The Guardian (January 30, 2015) Banned Iranian film-maker Jafar Panahi: 'The necessity to create becomes even more of an urge' - The Guardian (January 27, 2015) Iranian-American Filmmaker Breaks Out Of Boxes, Into The Box Office - NPR (January 17, 2015) Review 'Appropriate Behavior' an uneven but fun dating adventure - LA Times (January 16, 2015) Majidi on His Film Prophet Muhammad (S) - CHN (January 10, 2015) A rebel for Iranian cinema - Prague Post (January 9, 2015) Annapurna, Vice Board Ana Lily Amirpour's Dystopian Love Story 'Bad Batch' - Deadline (January 6, 2015) The Guardian's top 50 films of the demi-decade - The Guardian (January 5, 2015) Rebel-rousing Iranian cinema - Prague Post (January 1, 2015) Who's That Girl?
Actress Sheila Vand on Starring in an Indie Vampire Western and State of Affairs - Vogue (November 20, 2014) A Redesign of Dracula's Cape - NY Times (November 20, 2014) Ana Lily Amirpour Is the Raddest Filmmaker Working Right Now - Indiewire (November 20, 2014) Gael's Hot, But Iranian He's Not: 'Rosewater' and What Triggers Casting Outrage - Indiewire (November 17, 2014) Iran's War Flicks Are a Cultural Battlefield - Medium (November 17, 2014) Interview with Director Giuseppe Tornatore - Hollywood (November 13, 2014) Cinema Italian Style: Premiere of Human Capital - Hollywood (November 13, 2014) AFI FEST: Sophia Loren Tribute - Video (November 12, 2014) AFI FEST: Interview with the Director of Run Philippe Lacôte - Hollywood (November 10, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Fish & Cat - Hollywood (November 10, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Faults - Hollywood (November 9, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Haemoo - Hollywood (November 9, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Alive - Hollywood (November 9, 2014) AFI FEST: Director Wim Wenders attends the Premiere of The Salt of the Earth - Hollywood (November 9, 2014) AFI FEST: Kristin Slaysman attends the Premiere of Thou Wast Mild and Lovely - Hollywood (November 9, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of What We Do in the Shadows - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: Actor Viggo Mortensen attends the Premiere of 'Jauja' - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Timbuktu - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Wild Tales - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Reality "Réalité" - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Merchants of Doubt - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of 71 - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Heaven Knows What - Hollywood (November 8, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of The Midnight Swim - Hollywood (November 7, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of Red Army - Hollywood (November 7, 2014) AFI FEST: The Premiere of The Tribe - Hollywood (November 7, 2014) Filmmakers Clash as Rouhani's Agenda Leaves Iranians Divided - Bloomberg (October 28, 2014) Iranian filmmakers launch campaign urging nuclear deal - BBC (October 1, 2014) Iran Selects 'Today' for Foreign Language Oscar Consideration - Variety (September 11, 2014) Manuscripts Don't Burn review - Iranian hitmen on a mission to silence - The Guardian (September 11, 2014) Jon Stewart's Iran-interrogation drama creaks at the edges - The Guardian (September 9, 2014) Rakhshan Bani-Etemad wins at Venice film festival - Press TV (September 7, 2014) Iranian film director attacks US sanctions - The Guardian (August 29, 2014) Venice Film Review: 'Tales' - Variety (August 28, 2014) Iranian film director wins Manhae Award - Korea Times (August 12, 2014) Nassim Soleimanpour: 'Why can't an actor just get up and start?
It appears unlikely that Nasim Pedrad will return to SNL next season. now.” Because it's SNL, everything is still a bit mysterious, even for Pedrad.
It's a fact that felt like a foregone conclusion, what with Pedrad co-starring on Fox's highly anticipated new fall comedy Mulaney, but now Pedrad all but officially confirmed it. Still, later in the panel, Pedrad reiterated her comments, though uncertainly, “I think we’re all in with this show." Pedrad just finished her fifth season on SNL.
S., Iranian Jews turn to show biz - JTA (June 28, 2006) Premier of Gradually...
Be Ahestegi - LA Film Festival (June 27, 2006) Premier of Kabul Transit - Gallery (June 25, 2006) Premier of Narrow Alleys - LA Film Festival (June 24, 2006) Parviz Sayyad's The Mission - Gallery (June 23, 2006) The opening night of the Los Angeles Film Festival - Gallery (June 22, 2006) Iran 1 Female fans 0 - The Guardian (June 11, 2006) Offside (PG) - The Independent (June 9, 2006) Barred from the game they love - Telegraph (June 2, 2006) Border Café - Melnitz Hall, UCLA (June 2-3, 2006) Arts and Freedom in Iran - IMOW (June 2006) Film festival hit by cartoon row - BBC (March 24, 2006) How not to be offside - Economist (March 9, 2006) Shohreh Aghdashloo Enjoys Career Boost from Oscar Nomination - Washington File (March 3, 2006) Iran films return to Berlin festival - BBC (February 18, 2006) Reviews: Niki Karimi's One Night - UCLA Iranian Film Festival (Februrary 3, 2006) Dr.
req'd) (June 19, 2002) Iranian Dispora Film Festival II - BBC Persian (May 21, 2002) Cannes Gets into the Digital Trend - AP via WP (May 17, 2002) Who will be the new Iran when the credits roll in Cannes?
-Sunday Herald (May 5, 2002) Cannes 2002 - 55th Festival Afghan Alphabet (Makhmalbaf Film House) Iran's 'Baran': Through A Lens, Gently - WP (May 3, 2002) 'Baran's' Indelible Images - WP (May 3, 2002) Grace Under Pressure: Iran's Cinematic Bind - WP (April 28, 2002) Twenty-four hour movie people - The Guardian (April 27, 2002) "Maryam" - Salon (February 27, 2002) So Fajr Away- Village Voice (February 2002) 'Kandahar' Proves Moving and Timely - LA Times (January 11, 2002) The condemned - The Guardian (January 11, 2002) Actor or assassin?
- Hollywood (July 23, 2011) LALIFF: Verónica Riedel talks about making Cápsulas - Hollywood (July 23, 2011) LALIFF: Premiere of Tequila - Hollywood (July 21, 2011) LALIFF: Premiere of America - Hollywood (July 20, 2011) LALIFF: Natascha Berg talks about Shadows - Hollywood (July 20, 2011) LALIFF: Premiere of Sold - Hollywood (July 20, 2011) LALIFF: Premiere of Angelito - Hollywood (July 20, 2011) LALIFF: Premiere of Espérame - Hollywood (July 20, 2011) LALIFF: Anayansi Prado talks about making Paraiso for Sale - Hollywood (July 20, 2011) LALIFF: Fernando Trueba talks about making Chico & Rita - Hollywood (July 20, 2011) LALIFF: Premiere of La Hora Cero - Hollywood (July 19, 2011) LALIFF: Actress Carla Ortiz - Hollywood (July 19, 2011) LALIFF: Sophia Jones talks about making of Precious Knowledge - Hollywood (July 19, 2011) LALIFF: Edesio Alejandro talks about 100 CUBAN SONES - Hollywood (July 19, 2011) LALIFF: Premiere of El premio - Hollywood (July 19, 2011) Actress Mercedes Brito - Hollywood (July 19, 2011) LALIFF Opening Gala: Aqui Entre Nos - Hollywood (July 17, 2011) A Separation's Asghar Farhadi: 'We need the audience to think' - The Guardian (July 15, 2011) Iranian actor arrested en route to women's World Cup - The Guardian (July 15, 2011) Film Review: Circumstance (July 14, 2011) Love Crimes of Kabul - Indiewire (July 11, 2011) | HBO Overseas artists boycott Britain in protest at visa clampdown - The Guardian (July 10, 2011) A Separation can't be divorced from Iranian politics - The Guardian (July 5, 2011) Special Screening of "The Myth of the American Sleepover" - LA (June 30, 2011) Iranian film-maker detained in notorious Tehran prison - The Guardian (June 30, 2011) A Separation review - The Guardian (June 30, 2011) Interview: Ashgar Farhadi, film-maker - The Scotsman (June 29, 2011) Iran attacks BBC for documentary series on life of prophet Muhammad - The Guardian (June 28, 2011) Ben Affleck Casts Himself in CIA Drama - The Wrap (June 27, 2011) LAFF Closing Gala: Don't Be Afraid of The Dark - LA (June 26, 2011) LAFF: Saba Riazi win the jury award for Best Narrative Short Film - LA (June 26, 2011) LAFF: Interview with Fina Torres - LA (June 25, 2011) LAFF: The Premiere of Terri - LA (June 25, 2011) LAFF: Boyz N The Hood - LA (June 23, 2011) LAFF: The Premiere of Salaam Dunk - LA (June 22, 2011) LAFF: Premiere of A Better Life - LA (June 21, 2011) 'A Separation' Wins Sydney Film Festival's Top Prize - Hollywood Reporter (June 20, 2011) LAFF: The Premiere of Skateistan - LA (June 20, 2011) LAFF: Premiere of The Devil's Double - LA (June 20, 2011) LAFF: Celebrity Impersonators & Twins - LA (June 20, 2011) LAFF: Please Do Not Disturb (June 19-20, 2011) LAFF: The Premiere of An Ordinary Family - LA (June 19, 2011) LAFF: The Premiere of Leave It On the Floor - LA (June 18, 2011) LAFF: Future Filmmakers - LA (June 18, 2011) LAFF: The Premiere of Drive - LA (June 17, 2011) Tug of love flies in face of Iran's regime - SMH (June 15, 2011) Actors go to UN demanding Iran release jailed director - The Guardian (June 8, 2011) Lynda Carter CD Signing at Barnes & Noble - LA (June 6, 2011) Lucy Hale Book Signing at Barnes & Noble - LA (June 4, 2011) Iran slams Cannes for Lars von Trier Nazi ban - TV3 (May 25, 2011) Canned in Cannes - director banned for Nazi joke - SMH (May 21, 2011) Jafar Panahi not in Cannes for This Is Not a Film premiere - The Guardian (May 21, 2011) Circumstance Review - BBC Persian (May 17, 2011) Goodbye finds its way to Cannes 2011 - Cinema without Borders (May 15, 2011) Wide takes on Panahi's This Is Not A Film - Screen Daily (May 11, 2011) Convicted Iranian film-makers to feature at Cannes - AFP (May 7, 2011) An Iranian Filmmaker Tiptoes Around the Censors to Explore Risky Subjects - NY Times (May 6, 2011) Barbara Eden Book Discussion at the LA Times Book Fair - USC (May 1, 2011) Alison Arngrim Book Signing & Discussion at the LA Times Book Fair - USC (April 30, 2011) Danica Mc Kellar Book Signing & Discussion at the LA Times Book Fair - USC (April 30, 2011) Peter O'toole handprint ceremony at Grauman's Chinese Theater - Hollywood (April 30, 2011) TCM Film Festival: Debbie Reynolds DVD Signing - Hollywood (April 29, 2011) TCM Film Festival: Leslie Caron Book Signing - Hollywood (April 29, 2011) Interview with Actress Alicia Arden - Hollywood (April 28, 2011) Interview with Ana Alexander - Hollywood (April 28, 2011) TCM FEST: Andy Marx talks about his Grandfather 'Groucho' - Hollywood (April 28, 2011) TCM Classic Film Festival: Opening Night 'An American in Paris' - Hollywood (April 28, 2011) Passionate Iranian Filmmakers On Keeping Their Films Secret - MPN (April 28, 2011) Movie tackles Iran's youth, sex and drugs - BBC (April 21, 2011) Cannes film festival 2011: Jafar Panahi wins Carrosse d'Or - The Guardian (April 20, 2011) Barbara Eden Book Signing & Discussion - LA (April 16, 2011) Our Summer in Tehran - ITVS (April 11, 2011) Stephen King's "The Shining" to be released in Iran - IBNA (April 6, 2011) Jafar Panahi, Mohammad Rasoulof tribute at YBCA - SF Chronicle (March 18, 2011) 'Certified Copy': A Marvelous, Mind-Blowing Movie - NPR (March 11, 2011) Iranian director animates Green Wave web activism - BBC (March 10, 2011) Kiarostami on the Road - New Yorker (March 8, 2011) Juliette Binoche on Certified Copy, Minimum French and Watching Godard Search - Movieline (March 8, 2011) Monica Bellucci Enters Rhinos Season - Movieweb (February 25, 2011) Iranian director receives development film award - DW (February 23, 2011) Iranian Film Takes Top Prize at Berlinale - Spiegel Online (February 19, 2011) Nader And Simin - A Separation - Screen Daily (February 15, 2011) Open Letter from Jafar Panahi - Berlinale (February 11, 2011) Berlinale Opens with Strong Political Message - Spiegel (February 11, 2011) Berlin Film Fest leaves empty chair for Panahi - CBC (February 10, 2011) Tehran reacts to anti-Iran documentary - Press TV (February 8, 2011) In 'Circumstance,' a sexual awakening in Iran - AP (February 5, 2011) Ben Affleck in talks to direct Iran hostage crisis film - The Guardian (February 4, 2011) Peter Bradshaw on Jafar Panahi and Mohammad Rasoulof - The Guardian (February 2, 2011) An appeal for Jafar Panahi's release - Irvine (January 30, 2011) Bobby Fischer Against the World and Page One - Vanity Fair (January 28, 2011) Movie review: Iranium - CFP (January 27, 2011) Beauty and Censorship Show in Festivals Celebrating Iranian Films - (January 27, 2011) Circumstance - Variety (January 27, 2011) Participant Media Grabs North American Rights to 'Circumstance' - Variety (January 24, 2011) 'Daily Show' comedy turns into Iran spy drama - Hollywood Reporter (January 23, 2011) Circumstance - Hollywood Reporter (January 22, 2011) Review: The Green Wave - Hollywood Reporter (January 22, 2011) Iran's green revolution in animation - The Guardian (January 20, 2011) Berlin film festival to honour jailed Iranian director Jafar Panahi - The Guardian (January 19, 2011) 'Translator of both worlds' - Park Record (January 18, 2011) Manchester folk act Red Tides make Iranian film team-up - BBC (January 10, 2011) Fairly Legal Q&A: Michael Sardo talks Kate and the Wicked Witch - Poptimal (January 7, 2011) | Fairly Legal Son Of Imprisoned Iranian Filmmaker Jafar Panahi Says His Father Still Sees Beauty - RFE/RL (December 22, 2010) Film stars urged to oppose Jafar Panahi imprisonment via online petition - The Guardian (December 21, 2010) Cry freedom for Jafar Panahi - The Guardian (December 21, 2010) Iran jails director Jafar Panahi and stops him making films for 20 years - The Guardian (December 20, 2010) Chasing Che wins best documentary film award (December 6, 2010) Ferdowsi Foundation to produce film on Shahnameh - IBNA (November 28, 2010) UK Iranian Film Festival - London (November 19-26, 2010) Maryam Keshavarz's Circumstance - Ioincinema (November 18, 2010) | PR Jean-Luc Godard's Oscar rekindles antisemitism row - The Guardian (November 14, 2010) AFI FEST: Mike Ott talks about making "Littlerock" - Hollywood (November 11, 2010) AFI FEST: The Premiere of "Nothing's All Bad" - Hollywood (November 9, 2010) AFI FEST: The Premiere of "Hamill" - Hollywood (November 7, 2010) AFI FEST: Review: Certified Copy - Hollywood (November 7, 2010) AFI Fest: Review: The Accordion - A short by Jaffar Panahi (November 7, 2010) Director Feo Aladag talks about making "When We Leave" - Hollywood (October 20, 2010) Iran Lifts Ban on Director, Saying He Issued an Apology - NY Times (October 3, 2010) US festival awards Iranian short film - Press TV (September 20, 2010) Italy awards Iranian angels (September 7, 2010) Iranian film-maker Jafar Panahi banned from Venice film festival - The Guardian (September 2, 2010) Juliette Binoche is putting the spotlight on human rights injustices in Iran- The Guardian (August 22, 2010) Lebanese Christians angered by TV show about Christ - BBC (August 13, 2010) Iranian film-maker Panahi to present film at Venice festival - AFP (August 6, 2010) "Countdown to Zero": Hollywood Movie Promotes War on Iran - GR (August 5, 2010) Shohreh Aghdashloo: I Am Outraged!