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Coming: 7th Annual Iranian Film Festival, September 27-28, 2014
Winners of 2013 'Sepanta Awards'
Best Film: Parviz
Best Director: Majid Barzegar for Parviz
Best Actor: Levon Haftvan for Parviz
Best Actress: Leila Hatami for Meeting Leila Best Screenplay: Hamed Rajabi, Bardia Yadegari, Majid Barzegar for Parviz
Best Cinematography: Amin Jafari for Parviz
Best Documentary: No Burqas Behind Bars, directed by Nima Sarvestani
Best Short Film: More than Two Hours, directed by Ali Asgari Best Director for a short film: Talkhon Hamzavi for Parvaneh Best Screenplay for a short film: Soheila Golestani for Return
Best Short Documentary: Forget-Me-Not Egg, directed by Mohammadreza Farzad Best Actor in a short film: Mohammad Yasin Ardehi for Beyond the Deadend
Best Actress in a short film: Nissa Kashani for Parvaneh
Best Cinematography for a short film: Roozbeh Raiga for Hannaneh Best Animation: Why this phone doesn’t ring? directed by Hadi Yaghinlou

2014 Call for Entries Closed

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7th Annual

Iranian Film Festival

San Francisco

Iranian Film Festival
(IFF) is an annual event showcasing  independent feature and short films made by or about Iranians from around the world.

IFF is also a platform for the Iranian filmmakers living
around the globe to express their vision and talent through the artistic medium of film.

Iranian Film Festival (IFF) was established to support the Iranian film and culture in the Iranian-American community of the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.

IFF is open to all genres. Click here to submit your film.

July 15


Iranian Film Festival - San Francisco
6 Beach Road, 544
Tiburon, CA 94920 USA


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"Thank you for such a wonderful experience, I really felt I went on a trip to Iran through your remarkable films! Truly, the films opened to us the beauty of the Iranian people and culture, and the universality in which we all seek." Annie Chang

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