Ali Nouri-Oskoui: “If We Fall Behind Children, They will Ignore Cinema for Good”

Ali Nouri-Oskoui: “If We Fall Behind Children, They will Ignore Cinema for Good”

‘In the world of Internet and VOD platforms, children are constantly busy finding the ways to create content and make profit. So if we fall behind them, they will ignore cinema for good’, said the Iranian animator and film director,...
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Vahid Golestan: Holding Online Filmmaking Festival Won’t Deform the Originality of It / New Mentoring Features in Online Methods / Using Cameras to Think, a Stunning Opportunity for Young Adults

Vahid Golestan: Holding Online Filmmaking Festival Won’t Deform the Originality of It / New Mentoring Features in Online Methods / Using Cameras to Think, a Stunning Opportunity for Young Adults

A member of the content planning council said, “Holding the Youth Filmmaking Festival does not deform its originality. Young adults’ online presence in these festivals plays an important role in helping this process, grow.” The 33rd ICFF PUBLIC Relations...
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Golnoush Sharifi: We Should Make Films for Kids, Not for Adults Who Were Once Kids

Golnoush Sharifi: We Should Make Films for Kids, Not for Adults Who Were Once Kids

Golnoush Sharifi said, “We should read more and more and discover kids’ interests to make good films for them. What matters is to make films for kids and not for adults who were once kids. The new generation’s childhood is...
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33rd CIFF’s Head of Workshops Selected As the FIPRESCI Jury Member

33rd CIFF’s Head of Workshops Selected As the FIPRESCI Jury Member

“Hamed Soleimanzadeh” Became A Jury Board Member of Fipresci (International Federation of Film Critics )at the SCHLINGEL film festival in Germany. “Hamed Soleimanzadeh”, film critic, researcher and university lecturer, and the Head of workshops of 33rd...
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ICFF Schedule and Virtual Workshop Titles Announced

ICFF Schedule and Virtual Workshop Titles Announced

The titles of the virtual educational workshops planned to be held at the 33rd ICFF in National and International sections were announced, the Public Relations Office of the festival reports. ‘In this edition of the festival, considering the situation we...
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Pouran Derakhshandeh: Love Is the Key of Filmmaking for Children

Pouran Derakhshandeh: Love Is the Key of Filmmaking for Children

Pouran Derakhshandeh said, “Children have a pure imagination and we cannot lie to them. We should passionately work for this pure world.” According to the 33rd ICFF Public Relations Office, Female Director, Pouran Derakhshandeh, stated, “The Internationa...
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The Selected Idea of the 3rd Olympiad Turned into Film: “Have You Seen the Sun” on its Way to the 4th Int’l Youth Filmmaking Olympiad

The Selected Idea of the 3rd Olympiad Turned into Film: “Have You Seen the Sun” on its Way to the 4th Int’l Youth Filmmaking Olympiad

“Have You Seen the Sun”, one of the selected ideas of the 3rd Youth Filmmaking Olympiad, turned into a film directed by Hannaneh Moradian. The Work has been produced with support of Isfahan Municipality and the festival’s office in Isfahan....
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Teenage Actor, Samyar Mohammadi; The Competitive Atmosphere of the Festival Motivates Us

Teenage Actor, Samyar Mohammadi; The Competitive Atmosphere of the Festival Motivates Us

Samyar Muhammadi said, “I’ve made good friends at the International Film Festival for Children. The competitive atmosphere of the festival motivated us; moreover, I got to socialize with some professionals and know my weaknesses better.” According to the...
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Abdollah Alimorad: Online Festivals Could Be a Brand-New Experience in the Digital Era / The Filmmaking Olympiad Could Change Teenagers’ Path

Abdollah Alimorad: Online Festivals Could Be a Brand-New Experience in the Digital Era / The Filmmaking Olympiad Could Change Teenagers’ Path

The 33rd ICFF Public Relations Office reports as quoted by Tasnim News agency, Abdollah Alimorad, a well known animation director, who participated in the 3rd Youth Filmmaking Olympiad as a mentor (coach) last year said, “The International Filmmaking Festiva...
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Mohammad Bahrani, the Famous Iranian Voice Actor: ‘Children Cinema, the Most Money-Making Industry’

Mohammad Bahrani, the Famous Iranian Voice Actor: ‘Children Cinema, the Most Money-Making Industry’

‘The most money-making industry in the world is children and young adults’ cinema. In children and young adults’ film market, the end of the public screening is exactly where the merchandizing cycle begins’, Bahrani said. According to the ICFF Public.....
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