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IRANIAN FILM FESTIVAL

Untitled Document Noor Film Festival
Iranian Film Festival (IFF) is an annual event showcasing the independent feature and short films made by or about the 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.

The 6th Annual Iranian Film Festival will be held at San Francisco Art Institute on September 28-29, 2013 ( 800 Chestnut Street , San Francisco, CA 94133)

This year's Official Selections:
Meeting Leila Director: Adel Yaraghi Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 88 minutes Genre: Drama
Dash Akol
Screening September 28th, 7:00 pm
Just Like a Woman Director: Rachid Bouchareb Year: 2012 Country: USA Duration: 88 minutes Genre: Drama
One Line of Reality
Screening September 29th, 7:20 pm
Rounama Dance Director: Houshang Shafti Year: 1971 Country: Iran Duration: 18 minutes Genre: Drama
I Am Nasrin
Screening September 29th, 7:20 pm
Parviz Director: Majid Barzegar Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 107 minutes Genre: Drama
Daughters of Malakeh
Screening September 28th, 9:20 pm
It's a Dream Director: Mahmoud Ghaffari Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 97 minutes Genre: Drama
The Neighbor
Screening September 28th, 1:00 pm
For Shahrzad Director: Saeed Nouri Year: 2013 Country: Iran Duration: 75 minutes Genre: Drama
The Flowers of Kirkuk
Screening September 29th, 1:10 pm
Simin, Resident of a Wandering Island Director: Hassan Solhjou Year: 2013 Country: UK Duration: 57 minutes Genre: Drama
Rule of Three La Regle de trois
Screening September 28th, 3:00 pm
Poppie is Also a Flower Director: Terence Young Year: 1966 Country: UK/US/Iran Duration: 100 minutes Genre: Drama,Action
Hezarsi 1030
Screening September 28th, 5:00 pm
Everything is Fine Here Director: Pourya Azerbayjani Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 100 minutes Genre: Drama
Surprise
Screening September 29th, 9:30 pm
Pulp Farsi Director: David Vee Year: 2013 Country: Australia Duration: 56 minutes Genre: Documentary
Once Upon a Time in Earth
Screening September 29th, 3:10 pm
Ambrosia Director: Baharak Saeid Monir Year: 2012 Country: Canada Duration: 79 minutes Genre: Drama
Wind & Fog
Screening September 29th, 9:30 pm
Silk Director: Catherine Dent Year: 2012 Country: USA Duration: 16 minutes Genre: Short Film
A Few Minutes Sooner
Screening September 28th, 7:00 pm
No Burqas Behind Bars Director: Nima Sarvestani Year: 2013 Country: Sweden/Afghanistan/Iran Duration: 77 minutes Genre: Drama
Persian Pasta
Screening September 28th, 11:00 am
More Than Two Hours Director: Ali Asgari Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 15 minutes Genre: Animation
Iran Then and Now
Screening September 29th, 1:10 pm
Why This Telephone Never Rings? Director: Hadi Yaghinlou Year: 2013 Country: Iran Duration: 8 minutes Genre: Short Film
Aman
Screening September 28th, 1:00 pm
Alzheimer Director: Alireza Hashempour Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 8 minutes Genre: Animation
The Lat Image of a Memory
Screening September 29th, 1:10 pm
Carjack Director: Jeremiah Jones Year: 2011 Country: USA Duration: 17 minutes Genre: Short Film
Bride Can Leily va Majnoon
Screening September 29th, 3:10 pm
Needle Director: Anahita Ghazvinizadeh Year: 2013 Country: USA Duration: 17 minutes Genre: Drama
Burning Nests
Screening September 29th, 11:00 am
Hannaneh Director: Dariush Ghazbani Year: 2013 Country: Iran Duration: 11 minutes Genre: Short Film
A Short Film About Ice Fishing
Screening September 28th, 3:00 pm
Beyond the Deadend Director: Pouria Heidary Oureh Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 15 minutes Genre: Short Film
Bedtime Stories from Axis of Evil
Screening September 28th, 3:00 pm
Charisma Director: Pourya Berjis Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 10 minutes Genre: Short Film
From Cyrus to Ahmadinejad
Screening September 29th, 11:00 am
Horaman Director: Katayoun Afrooz Year: 2013 Country: Iran Duration: 13 minutes Genre: Short Film
Valentine's Day
Screening September 28th, 3:00 pm
Parvaneh Director: Talkhon Hamzavi Year: 2012 Country: Switzerland Duration: 25 minutes Genre: Short Film
Sonnet of Delirium
Screening September 28th, 11:00 am
Red Line Director: Mona Abdollah Shahi Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 8 minutes Genre: Animation
Stranger at Home
Screening September 29th, 11:00 am
Two & Two Director: Babak Anvari Year: 2012 Country: UK/Iran Duration: 10 minutes Genre: Short Film
35 Year Old Man
Screening September 29th, 11:00 am
Shirin & Farhad Director: Majeed Beenteha Year: 2013 Country: USA Duration: 2 minutes Genre: Animation
It Was My City
Screening September 28th, 9:20 PM
Lady Tehran Director: Camille Simony Year: 2013 Country: France Duration: 9 minutes Genre: Short Film
Feminin, Masculin Feminine, Masculine
Screening September 29th, 3:10pm
The Girl In The Lemon Factory Director: Chiara Marañón,Abbas Kiarostami Year: 2013 Country: Spain Duration: 8 minutes Genre: Short Film
Huma, Bird of Fortune
Screening September 29th, 9:30 PM
Turn Director: Roozbeh Jafarrzadeh Year: 2011 Country: Iran Duration: 4 minutes Genre: Short Film
What Patience God Has
Screening September 29th, 5:25 PM
Arefi, the Shepherd Director: Daniel Asadi Faezi Year: 2013 Country: Germany/Iran Duration: 9 minutes Genre: Short Film
Huma, Bird of Fortune
Screening September 29th, 3:10 PM
Traveler Director: Sam Chegini Year: 2012 Country: Netherlands/Iran Duration: 4 minutes Genre: Music Video
What Patience God Has
Screening September 29th, 11:00 AM
Forget-Me-Not Egg Director: Mohammadreza Farzad Year: 2013 Country: Iran Duration: 28 minutes Genre: Short Film
Huma, Bird of Fortune
Screening September 29th, 11:00 AM
Return (Bazgasht) Director: soheila Golestani Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 12 minutes Genre: Short Film
What Patience God Has
Screening September 29th, 9:30 PM
Why Not Kill a Fly! Director: Farhad Alizadeh Year: 2013 Country: Iran Duration: 5 minutes Genre: Animation
Huma, Bird of Fortune
Screening September 29th, 11:00 AM
After the Class Director: Fereshteh Parnian Year: 2012 Country: Iran Duration: 12 minutes Genre: Short Film
What Patience God Has
Screening September 29th, 11:00 AM
When the Curtain Falls Director: Alireza Khatami Year: 2011 Country: USA/Iran Duration: 6 minutes Genre: Short Film
Huma, Bird of Fortune
Screening September 28th, 3:00 PM
General tickets are $12; students with photo ID: $10
Festival Pass: $100 (General); $80 (Students)[For both days]
Day Pass: $50 (General); $40 (Students)
Tickets are sold on the day of the shows, or in advance by clicking below
Film Festival Tickets
Complete Screening Schedule:
Saturday September 28, 2013
11:00 am
No Burqas Behind Bars (77min)
Parvaneh (25min)
1:00 pm
It’s a Dream (92min)
Why this phone doesn’t ring? (8min)
3:00 pm
Simin (57min)
Horaman (13min)
Beyond Dead (15min)
When the Curtain Falls (6min)
Hannaneh (11min)
5:00 pm
Poppy is Also a Flower (100min)
7:00 pm
Meeting Leila (88min)
Silk (16min)
9:20 pm
Parviz (107min)
Shirin & Farhad (2min)
Sunday September 29, 2013
11:00 am
Shorts Program: Two & Two (10min)
Charisma (10min)
Traveler (4min)
Red Line (8min)
Forget Me Not Egg (28min)
After the Class (12min)
Why Not Kill a Fly (5min)
1:10 pm
For Shahrzad (75min)
More than Two Hours (15min)
Alzheimer (8min)
3:10 pm
Pulp Farsi (56min)
Lady Tehran (9min)
Carjack (17min)
Arefi (9min)
5:25 pm
Ambrosia (79min)
Girl in the Lemon Factory (8min)
Return (12min)
7:20 pm
Just Like a Woman (88min)
Rounama Dance (18min)
9:30pm
Everything is Fine Here(75min)
Turn (4min)