Pir Shalyar Ceremony

The festival of Pir Shalyar (also spelled as Shaliyar) is an old traditional ceremony in Kurdistan. Read More »

Sadeh ceremony in Photos

Sadeh, is a festival that observed by Zoroastrians, celebrated 50 days before Nowruz. Sadeh in Persian means “hundred” and refers to one hundred days and nights remains to the beginning of spring. It was a festivity to honor fire and to defeat the forces of darkness, frost, and cold. Read More »

Tips for representing at a Film Festival

Try to picture lock at the very least. If there are missing FX, put a title on screen to communicate that. If the audio isn’t perfect, put up a title saying “temp sound.” Read More »

Wuhan City Virus situation

Despite draconian quarantining, the virus, provisionally known as 2019-nCoV, is spreading. Several countries, including the UK, are considering evacuating nationals from the hot zone. Read More »

35th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Niaz Parvaresh, Maryam Rasekh, Mohammad Motlagh, Shahab Hosseini, Jennifer Dehghan, Nazanin Jafari, Amir Ali Hosseini, Nima Jafari, Nima Fakhrara and Alex Bretow attend the 35th Annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival – “The Night” Premiere on January 17, 2020 in Santa Barbara, California. Read More »

Golshifteh Farahani on Magazine

Golshifteh Farahani (born 10 July 1983 in is an actress and singer. She has appeared in 35 films, many of which have received international recognition. Read More »