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Iranian doc “Janbal” to compete at CPH: DOX
Iranian documentary “Janbal” directed by Mina Bozorgmehr and Hadi Kamali-Moqaddam will go on screen at the Next Wave section of the Copenhagen International Documentary Festival – CPH: DOX
The 11th edition of 100-Sec Film Festival will screen 400 films from 22-24 February 2017 at Tehran's Azadi Cineplex.
Theater actor and director Nasim Afsharpour has staged her adaptation of Neil Simon's 'Barefoot in the Park' at Tehran's Nasser Khosrow Hall.
Director Hesam Kalantari plans to stage a reading performance of prominent Russian playwright Anton Chekhov’s 1890 play “The Proposal” at Tehran’s Khosro Shakibai Hall from 4 to 7 March 2017.
A famous play by the Nobel laureate English playwright Harold Pinter, directed by theater directors Ramin Masoumian and Farid Qaderpanah, is on stage at Arghanoun Hall in Tehran.
In addition to Abbas Kiarostami's commemoration, several Iranian movies will be screened in the various sections of the 45th edition of FEST, Belgrade’s international film festival.
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