1243 GMT January 19, 2020
Czech-born director Ivan Passer dies at 86
Ivan Passer, the Czech-born director known for the US cult thriller ‘Cutter’s Way’, has died in Reno, Nevada. He was 86.
Ammar Popular Film Festival announces winners
The winners of Ammar Popular Film Festival (APFF) were announced in a ceremony in Tehran late Friday.
Attaché: Over 1,500 book titles on Iran available in India
Over 1,500 book titles on Iran have been published in India, Iran’s cultural attaché in New Delhi said.
‘Artefact detectives’ in Iraq aim to end the theft of their history
A group of amateur ‘artefact detectives’ in Iraq are on a mission to return countless historical items taken from their country over the years.
‘Preschool Picasso’ on par with Pollack with paintings worth over £10,000
A seven-year-old German prodigy, famed as 'preschool Picasso', has been compared with Jackson Pollack as his abstract paintings sell for more than £10,000.
Iranian actress Asayesh called to arbitrate at India’s Pune
Iranian actress Vishka Asayesh will evaluate the films participating at the 18th Pune International Film Festival (PIFF) in India.
Iranian director Tirsahar to serve on Hollywood festival jury
Kasra Tirsahar has been selected as juror of the international section of the biennial Hollywood Week Film Festival in the United States, slated for April 1.
Minister: Iran witnessing glory of nation’s epic
Iran’s Culture Minister Abbas Salehi said these days the country has been witnessing the glory of an Iranian epic.
Evidence of recycling from 3,000 years ago discovered at site of ancient civilization in Middle East
Archeologists have discovered evidence that ancient people living in the area of what is now Dubai practiced recycling methods around 3,000 years ago.
Tehran hosts 5th national toys festival
This year’s toy festival with the theme of “practicing life”, is attended by 160 manufacturers and more than 60 designers, presenting some 2,000 domestically-produced toys.
is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License