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State Versus Filmmakers: Iran

by Max
State Versus Filmmakers: Iran by Max
(click on the image above to view the 15-minute Journeyman Pictures documentary, State Versus Filmmakers: Iran) I’m well aware that there are plenty of lists about Iranian Cinema, but as it’s been one of my core film fascinations of the past year, I’ve decided to compile a list of the Iranian films I’ve seen. I hope to see this list grow over the months to come and, of course, my objective is to see them all, though it is not likely I will achieve that feat for some time. So, please bear with me while I attempt to get this list up and running, organized, and full of all the great pieces of Iranian cinema I’ve seen. Also, I’m aware that some… Read more



(click on the image above to view the 15-minute Journeyman Pictures documentary, State Versus Filmmakers: Iran)

I’m well aware that there are plenty of lists about Iranian Cinema, but as it’s been one of my core film fascinations of the past year, I’ve decided to compile a list of the Iranian films I’ve seen. I hope to see this list grow over the months to come and, of course, my objective is to see them all, though it is not likely I will achieve that feat for some time.

So, please bear with me while I attempt to get this list up and running, organized, and full of all the great pieces of Iranian cinema I’ve seen.

Also, I’m aware that some of these films aren’t “technically” Iranian, like Persepolis, but if you’ve seen it, you understand why it’s on here.

In the meantime, check out these excellent lists on the same topic:
Iranian Films by Vahid by -VAHID-
Iranian Cinema by Jimmy
Favourite Iranian Films by Mohamma​d Hassan Movasag​h
Iranian Cinema by Commie Bee
The Custodian Re-Christens Iran The Axis of Poetic: Ten Favorites from Iran by Blue K., Custodian of the Cinema
Iran and I by Mister Dob
Cinema of the Land of Cats: Iran by -In and Out of Consciousness-

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