Archive for category: Iran

/ 06/13/2012 10:44 PM

Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund 2012 will support one doc about Pakistan

cheap paroxetine online, buy clomid online. On June 11, 2012, the Tribeca Film Institute (TFI) and Gucci announced the 2012 recipients selected for the Gucci Tribeca Documentary Fund. 8 international doc films chosen from a record number of submissions will receive $150,000.Ai??Among them, a doc film about Pakistan, “Two Children of the Red Mosque”, directed by Hemal Trivedi. The Fund, [...]

/ 05/11/2012 11:21 PM

Sheffield Doc/Fest 2012 with a strong taste of Asia

Doc/Festai??i??s 19th edition will bring to Sheffield some of this yearai??i??s documentary heavy-hitters and will also show the best of docs from or aboutAi??Asia. The festival programme includes 120 films from dozens of countries, including 16 films from or about Asia, 300 speakers from the digital and docs sector and over 150 buyers and decision makers from 20 countries participate [...]

4 films about Asia among the Hot Docs 2012 Award Winners
/ 05/05/2012 9:51 PM

4 films about Asia among the Hot Docs 2012 Award Winners

On 4th may,Ai??ten awards and $71,000 in cash prizes were presented to Canadian and international filmmakers, including awards for Festival films in competition and those recognizing emerging and established filmmakers.Ai??4 of the awarded films are about or from Asia Pacific. . Best Canadian Feature THE WORLD BEFORE HER (D: Nisha Pahuja; P: Cornelia Principe, Nisha Pahuja, Ed Barreveld) Sponsored by [...]

“My Chinese Acquaintances” won the doc Gold Remi Award at Houston Int`l Film Festival
/ 04/25/2012 6:22 PM

“My Chinese Acquaintances” won the doc Gold Remi Award at Houston Int`l Film Festival

5Ai??documentaries from or about Asia won a number of top prizes at the 45th Houston International Film FestivalAi??on Saturday 21th April 2012.Ai?? Among them, “My Chinese Acquaintances” snatched the Gold Remi Award for documentaries. This doc was directed by Andrew Lone and Shen Xiaomin and produced by Yuezhong Film & TV Co (Shenzhen,China). The film already won the History & [...]

Visions du RAi??el 2012 selects 13 films from or about Asia
/ 04/02/2012 8:26 PM

Visions du RAi??el 2012 selects 13 films from or about Asia

The swiss doc Festival Visions du RAi??el will open its 2012 edition onAi??20th April 2012. Among theAi??3 500 films which have been reviewed by the festival team and its correspondents in latin America, USA, Russia, India and Asia Pacific, 110 docs have been selectedAi??for the different sections of the competition. 47 countries are represented in this selection. Among all the [...]

/ 12/01/2011 7:07 PM

Mohammad Ehsani (Iran): “making documentaries with social themes can endanger the filmmaker in Iran”

Mohammad Ehsani, the famous documentary filmaker and members of the Ai??Iranian Documentary Filmmakers Association recently joined EADn. He tells us his story and describes the tough life of Iranian documentary makers. Ai?? Can you introduce yourself ? I was born in November 1973 in Shishvan Village, in the suburbs of the town of Ajabshir in Eastern Azerbaijan Province. However, my [...]

In Amsterdam, Four Asian docs win awards at 24th IDFA
/ 11/29/2011 12:38 PM

In Amsterdam, Four Asian docs win awards at 24th IDFA

The winners of the various IDFA competition programs were just announced in Escape, during the awards ceremony of the 24th International Documentary Festival Amsterdam / IDFA. 4 docs about and from Asia received award. Ai?? (“The vanishingAi??spring light”, “Bitter seeds”)Ai?? Seung-Jun Yiai??i??s “Planet of Snail” (South Korea) won the VPRO IDFA Award for Best Feature-Length Documentary. The Special Jury Award [...]

“Loneliness of Lake Urmia” / Mohammad Ehsani / Iran (post-production)
/ 11/11/2011 1:27 PM

“Loneliness of Lake Urmia” / Mohammad Ehsani / Iran (post-production)

Ai?? Ai?? Ai?? Ai?? Ai?? buy zoloft online without prescription, buy dapoxetine online. Ai?? Ai?? Ai?? Ai?? Ai?? Synopsis: The documentary deals with the possibility of salt tsunami happening to Lake Urmia which is becoming completely dry, and the changes it can bring about to the region’s environment. Experts have expressed that if the Lake dry; temperate weather of area [...]