The Cow

The whole village knows that Mashti Hassan loves his cow to death. One day he goes to the Tehran. His cow dies. …

Iran
100 min
1969

The Runner

Amiro is a young boy living alone in the Persian Gulf, earning his living through odd jobs.
Dreaming of new ho…

Iran
94 min
1985

Bashu, The Little Stranger

Little Bashu loses his home and family in an raid and instinctively flees to a region far away from the battle f…

Iran
120 min
1986

Close-Up

Pretending to be Mohsen Makhmalbaf making his next movie, Hossain Sabzian enters the home of a well-to-do family…

Iran
100 min
1990

Color of Paradise

Mohammad, a boy at Tehran's institute for the blind, waits for his dad to pick him up for summer vacation. While…

Iran
90 min
1999

Two Women

Best friends from college lead very different lives after one is abruptly forced to leave school. While Roya, th…

Iran
96 min
1998

Kandahar

Nafas is a young Afghan journalist, who took refuge in Canada. She receives a desperate letter from her younger …

Iran
85 min
2001

Turtles Can Fly

Near the Iraqi-Turkish border on the eve of an American invasion, refugee children like 13-year-old Kak gauge an…

Iran, Iraq, France
98 min
2004

One Night

In this first feature film by actress Niki Karimi, a teenaged girl's travels through Tehran after dark expose a …

Iran
78 mins
2005

Gilaneh

The New Year's Eve and the Iran-Iraq war, Tehran is being repeatedly attacked with missiles. Gilaneh, a lonely m…

Iran
84 min
2005

Fireworks Wednesday

Three days prior to the Iranian New Year Rouhi, a maid, is hired to clean the home of Morteza, Mojdeh and their …

Iran
104 min
2006

Offside

A handful of girls struggle to make their way into the man's world of an Iranian soccer stadium. World Cup seaso…

Iran
99 min
2008

About Elly

A group of friends leave Tehran for a long weekend on the Caspian Sea. A young nursery teacher named Elly is inv…

Iran
119 min
2009