MUBI brings you a great new film every day.  Start your 7-day free trial today!

Iranian Cinema

By: jimmylo​running

Not really a ranked list, just a bunch of Iranian movies that I’ve seen and liked. Suggestions welcome!

A Taste of Cherry (Kiarostami)
A Moment of Innocence (M. Makhmalbaf)
Close-Up (Kiarostami)
The Wind Will Carry Us (Kiarostami)
Kandahar (M. Makhmalbaf)
Ten (Kiarostami)
Song of Sparrows (M. Majidi)
Five (Kiarostami)
Gabbeh (M. Makhmalbaf)
Half Moon (Ghobadi)
Bemani (Mehrjui)
Turtles Can Fly (Ghobadi)
Through the Olive Trees (Kiarostami)
The House is Black (Farrokhzad)
Offside (Panahi)
Where is the Friend’s Home? (Kiarostami)
Under the Skin of the City (Rakhshan Bani Etemad)
Children of Paradise (M. Majidi)
The Cyclist (M. Makhmalbaf)
The Day I Became a Woman (Marzieh Makhmalbaf)
The Poet of the Wastes (Ahmadi)
The Apple (S. Makhmalbaf)
Ten on Ten (Kiarostami)
Breaktime (short) (Kiarostami)
The Chorus (short) (Kiarostami)
The Bread and Alley (short) (Kiarostami)
Two Solutions for One Problem (short) (Kiarostami)
The Cow (Mehrjui)
The Lady (Mehrjui)
White Balloon (Panahi)
Tinar / Lonely (Moniri)
Baran (M. Majidi)
Blackboards (S. Makhmalbaf)
Men at Work (Haghighi)
ABC Africa (Kiarostami)

 

Wall

Displaying 4 wall posts.
Picture of Honajz

Honajz

24Sep13

Sofreh Irani by Kianoush Ayari rom 2002 And I don't see Dayereh

Picture of Jugu Abraham

Jugu Abraham

15Dec12

Amir Naderi's films made in Iran are far more significant than most of these titles listed above. Examples are "Water, wind, dust" (1989) and "The runner" (1985). Equally amazing is "Bitter dream" (2004) the debut film of Mohsen Amiryoussufi. These three films are far superior to most the films in the list above both in style and content.

Picture of jimmylorunning

jimmylorunning

23Jan10

A friend found them online for me and burnt me a disk.

Picture of Shentinel

Shentinel

13Jan10

Wow, that is a great list! I have seen maybe half of the complete list, but some of them I haven't been able to find. Where did you find all the Kiarostami shorts?