Orange days screened at TIFF
The feature film “Orange Days” by Arash Lahooti will premiere on the international scene at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
Farhadi film to be screened in Toronto Festival
The organizers of the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival have selected the top movies for this year’s awards-season out of 7000. Asghar Farhadi’s last film is also in this selection.
Kianian play goes on stage in Canada
"The Professional", a play designed and directed by Reza Kianian, will be staged on Friday 18 May in Montreal, Canada. It is also scheduled to go on stage in the cities of Toronto and Vancouver.
4 Iranian photographers in Toronto Click Exhibition
A group photo exhibition dubbed "Click" will be showcased at the Arta Gallery in Toronto with the presence of Iranian photographers until 23 May. Among the Iranian photographers are Alborz Malekpur, Morteza Niknahad, Sasan Ghahreman, and Elsa Hashemi. It is an exhibition in which the photographers have used the camera in a different way to narrate their story.
Iranians “Click” photo expo in Toronto
A group photography exhibition named “Click” will be held in May 2018 in Toronto, Canada, by the Arta Gallery under the supervision of Fay Attari. ILNA News Agency reports that the exhibition will display works by Anthony Schatzki, Elsa Hashemi, Fay Attari, Jacqueline Sloan Cyclose, John Cosmopoulos, Ludmila Schneider, Morneza Niknahad, Sassan Ghahreman, Sidra Sid, and Steven Lewinson. Photos by Alborz Malekpoor will also be on display here.
Levon Haftvan remembered in Canada
A commemoration ceremony will be held for the late Levon Haftvan by screening his movie “Kupal” at the Phoenix Cultural Center of Toronto. The Phoenix Cultural Center is managed by Amir Ganjavi. The late Levon Haftvan will be remembered at the Center on 18 March with the screening of “Kupal” at the Regent Theater Toronto. The film is directed by Kazem Molayi, starring Levon Haftvan.
Who will be the winner of a Saudi-Iran war?
A Canadian paper has published an article entitled “The signs that Iran and Saudi Arabia preparing for war”, writing “The Islamic rivals are already battling indirectly in several countries.” The Toronto Star column says: “The growing rivalry between the region’s most powerful countries — Iran and Saudi Arabia — will be what triggers the world’s next catastrophic war.” The paper writes that the main showdown in the Middle East is between Saudi Arabia and Iran over who controls the region and asks the question of who will be the winner of such a war.
Cine Iran Toronto
Thirteen films will be competing at Cine Iran Toronto Film Festival.
According to Farabi Cinema Foundation, the films “Runaway” directed by Alireza Davudnejad, “Subdued” by Hamid Nematollah, “No Date, No Signature” by Vanid Jalilvand, “Negar” by Rambod Javan, “Sara and Ayda” by Maziar Miri, “Blockage” by Mohsen Gharaei, “Untaken Paths” by Tahmineh Milani, “Azar” by Mohammad Hamze’ei, “Yellow” by Mostafa Taghizadeh, “Appendix” by Hossein Namazi, “Boarding Pass” by Mehdi Rahmani, “Esrafil” by Aida Panahi, and “Kupal” by Kazem Molaei will be competing at the 3rd Cine Iran Film Festival in Toronto.
Toronto CineIran Festival
The 3rd CineIran Festival in Canada ran from 17-19 November 2017 in two different venues - TIFF Bell Lightbox and Art Gallery of Ontario - screening twelve films from Iran.