Iran Movies
The Night (2021)

The Night (2021)

The Night (2021)
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105

An Iranian couple living in the US become trapped inside a hotel when insidious events force them to face the secrets that have come between them, in a night that…

Undocument (2019)

Undocument (2019)

Undocument (2019)
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93

Undocument bears witness to four journeys of love and loss, immigration and identity across three continents as one cinematic journey.

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Genre: Drama
Coup 53 (2019)

Coup 53 (2019)

Coup 53 (2019)
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118

The story of Operation Ajax, the CIA/MI6 staged coup in 1953 in Iran that overthrew Prime Minister Mossadegh.

Genre: Documentary
The Other Side of the Wind (2018)

The Other Side of the Wind (2018)

The Other Side of the Wind (2018)
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122

Surrounded by fans and skeptics, grizzled director J.J. “Jake” Hannaford returns from years abroad in Europe to a changed Hollywood, where he attempts to make his innovative comeback film.

Genre: Drama
Beyond the Clouds (2018)

Beyond the Clouds (2018)

Beyond the Clouds (2018)
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120

A hedonistic teenager in Mumbai is busted for dealing drugs and goes to his estranged sister for help, but complications land her in jail.

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Genre: Drama, Family
24 Frames (2017)

24 Frames (2017)

24 Frames (2017)
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114

A collection of 24 short four-and-a-half minutes films inspired by still images, including paintings and photographs. An experimental project made by filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami in the last three years of…

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Genre: Documentary
The Salesman (2016)

The Salesman (2016)

The Salesman (2016)
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125

Forced out of their apartment due to dangerous works on a neighboring building, Emad and Rana move into a new flat in the center of Tehran. An incident linked to…

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Taxi (2015)

Taxi (2015)

Taxi (2015)
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82

A yellow cab is driving through the vibrant and colourful streets of Tehran. Very diverse passengers enter the taxi, each candidly expressing their views while being interviewed by the driver…

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Rain (2001)

Rain (2001)

Rain (2001)
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90

In a building site in present-day Tehran, Lateef, a 17-year-old Kurdish worker is irresistibly drawn to Rahmat, a young Afghan worker. When Lateef is given heavier tasks to compensate for…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
A Time for Drunken Horses (2000)

A Time for Drunken Horses (2000)

A Time for Drunken Horses (2000)
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80

After their father dies, a family of five are forced to survive on their own in a Kurdish village on the border of Iran and Iraq. Matters are made worse…

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Genre: Drama, War
The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)

The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)

The Wind Will Carry Us (1999)
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118

Irreverent city engineer Behzad comes to a rural village in Iran to keep vigil for a dying relative. In the meanwhile the film follows his efforts to fit in with…

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Genre: Drama
The Silence (1998)

The Silence (1998)

The Silence (1998)
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76

Everyday, 10-year old Khorsid takes the bus to his work at an instrument maker’s shop and everyday something unexpected happens.

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Genre: Drama, Music
Taste of Cherry (1997)

Taste of Cherry (1997)

Taste of Cherry (1997)
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99

A middle-aged Tehranian man, Mr. Badii is intent on killing himself and seeks someone to bury him after his demise. Driving around the city, the seemingly well-to-do Badii meets with…

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Genre: Drama
Children of Heaven (1997)

Children of Heaven (1997)

Children of Heaven (1997)
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89

Zohre’s shoes are gone; her older brother Ali lost them. They are poor, there are no shoes for Zohre until they come up with an idea: they will share one…

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Genre: Drama, Family
Leila (1997)

Leila (1997)

Leila (1997)
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124

This film tells the story of a semi modern Iranian couple, who are trying to fight the old beliefs & old generation. This is a failing battle because the man…

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Genre: Drama, Romance
Gabbeh (1996)

Gabbeh (1996)

Gabbeh (1996)
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75

An elderly couple go about their routine of cleaning their gabbeh, while bickering gently with each other. Magically, a young woman appears, helping the two clean the rug. This young…

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Through the Olive Trees (1994)

Through the Olive Trees (1994)

Through the Olive Trees (1994)
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103

The film focuses on one of the events in “Life, and Nothing More…” (1992), and explores the relationship between the film director, and the actors. The local actors play a…

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Genre: Drama
Baraka (1992)

Baraka (1992)

Baraka (1992)
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98

A paralysingly beautiful documentary with a global vision—an odyssey through landscape and time—that attempts to capture the essence of life.

Genre: Documentary
Life and Nothing More… (1992)

Life and Nothing More… (1992)

Life and Nothing More… (1992)
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95

After the earthquake of Guilan, the film director and his son, Puya, travel to the devastated area to search for the actors of the movie the director made there a…

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Genre: Drama
Close-Up (1990)

Close-Up (1990)

Close-Up (1990)
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98

This fiction-documentary hybrid uses a sensational real-life event—the arrest of a young man on charges that he fraudulently impersonated the well-known filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf—as the basis for a stunning, multilayered…

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Where Is My Friend’s House? (1987)

Where Is My Friend’s House? (1987)

Where Is My Friend’s House? (1987)
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83

An 8 year old boy must return his friend’s notebook he took by mistake, lest his friend be punished by expulsion from school.

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Genre: Drama, Family