In spite of the limitations the government imposes on the Iranian art world as a whole, the underground art scene in Tehran is flourishing like never before. During IFFR 2013, programme Signals: Inside Iran will be dedicated to aspects of the Iranian film world including underground culture.
Other blog posts on IFFR 2013
19 December 2013
During the ceremony of the Canon Tiger Awards for Short Films Monday evening 28 January 2013, Beatrice Gibsons The Tiger's Mind, Zachary Formwalt's Unsupported Transit and Erik van Lieshout's Janus have been announced as the winners.
12 February 2013
For a proper (online) afterparty, please go see IFFR's Pinterest, where you'll find a selection of photos – mostly made by festival fans and visitors – that without a doubt will brighten your day.
Kira Muratova passes away at age 83
Kira Muratova, one of Eastern Europe’s greatest contemporary filmmakers, sadly passed away at the age of 83 in her hometown Odessa on 6 June 2018. IFFR has always praised the work of Muratova and presented a complete retrospective of her features and shorts back in 2013. We extend our sincerest condolences to her family, friends and admirers.
29 May 2013
An overview of all selected HBF-projects for Spring 2013.